Some of the most beautiful work of this craftsman, and many others, are in this book “Liège Gunmakers through their Work. 1800 - 1950”.

For more detail see: LIEGE GUNMAKERS

Manufacture Nationale d’Armes de Guerre

The Manufacture Nationale d’Armes de Guerre (National Manufacture of Weapons of War of Liege) was founded in LIEGE in 1799 per Jean GOSUIN (1746/1808). It was probably located in LIEGE quay Saint Léonard on a site which then became the Imperial Manufacture of weapons of war of Liege.

The photographs represent a rifle of infantry AN IX marked Manuf. Nat ale de Liège considered as rare.


Many thanks to Jack Puaud for the superb photographs.