SIMONON, Louis was an arms manufacturer with Herstal (Liege) street of Herntz. It was registered with the proofhouse of Liège of 1932 to 1962.
Its mark was quite simply L.S.
D crowned: is the mark of the manufacturer of guns of rifle DELCOUR in Nessonvaux (see site)
Greek letter ETA (N): letter of the year 1955.
Coupled AA and spangled: countermark of the controller post 1877.
Spangled ELG in a crowned oval: acceptance post 1893.
12-65 (?) in the letter omega lying: gauge nominal and length of casing, of use of 1924 to our days.
PV surmounted of a stylized lion: test with the powder without smoke, of use of 1898 to 1968.
1Kg 286: weight of the barrel which can draw from the powders without fume (weapons smooth) except for the gram. In use of 1924 to our days.
Spangled ELG in a crowned oval: idem above.
12-65 (unobtrusive?) in omega lying: idem above.
P spangled: countermark of the controller post 1877.
PV surmounted of a stylized lion: idem.
1Kg 335: idem
Peron: inspection post 1853.
d in small letter: yearly letter (1958? without certainty).
18.5 - 17.4: chokés guns: cal. to 22 cm of the breech, of use of 1924 to 1968.
6017 should be the n° of series.
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