This Austrian miniature pistol pendant is certainly unique! Dating to Austria in the 1930s-1950s, this pendant is a highly collectable piece which is rare to find. The pistol itself is metal throughout, and engraved beautifully on both sides.
This pendant is a characterful piece of jewellery that is also fully functioning! The caps for this pistol are tricky to come by, but if found they can be shot through this little gun! This piece is certainly a conversation starter, and would make a fun addition to your antique jewellery collection!
ERA: Austrian Vintage, c.1930-1950.
MEASUREMENTS: Including the jump rings, the pendant measures 53mm tall x 21mm width (inc. jump-rings).
The pistol is 41mm long without the jump rings. 4.5mm depth.
MATERIALS: Metal pistol, Sterling Silver jump rings.
HALLMARKS: Tested as Metal pistol with Sterling Silver jump rings.
VERY GOOD. Fully functional, this Austrian miniature pistol pendant is in very good condition! There is some slight oxidisation of the metal around the moving mechanisms, but this is only noticeable upon close inspection. The jump rings are secure, so you can hang this pendant from a chain and wear it with confidence! Overall, this is a fun collectable item that has stood the test of time.