If you are looking at restoring it correctly, the sight you need differs if your rifle was re-barreled in which case you want a Gras rear sight, or if its orignal barrel was modified with an insert for the Gras ammunition in which case the correct sight is a modified Chassepot sight with the added ladder up to 1600M.
yes it's the original barrel, the year of manufacture, 1868 and the T for transformé made it clear, then you would want to find a Chassepot modified sight with the added ladder to 1600M.
You could try these guys in Paris: http://www.cfa-galeriedemars.com/
They have a wide range of parts from that era.
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