Originally Posted by dlshooting
hrf, Jim and Alpo, thank you very much for such detailed information. is there any way to determine the original German manufacturer or is that nearly impossible? Thanks again for any help.
Manufacturer may be plural, as many of these were "guild" guns, where different craftsmen participated in the manufacture.
A google search finds other E. Kirchhoff guns, but no details about him.
Try the forum I posted http://www.germanguns.com/
They should be able to help.