Tie Clip-Japan, Vented Round Butt w/Deer&Rabbit Grip-NJVCCDRBC.A Datasheet
This is a Berloque miniature 2mm pinfire pistol from Austria - it is nickel-plated and has a square butt with deer and rabbit grips. It is a tie clip combo that can be used as an accessory or put on clothing. "CONCRAFT JAPAN" is stamped on left side of gun. Its also an antique, produced in the 1950s and is one of the later models: which has a solid barrel, rounded happer and rounded trigger. This particular model is in "A" or excellent condition (graded based on the overall working condition and aesthetics for the same style and age). This gun has a nice finish, with just some tarnish. The trigger is nice and stiff and the OAL is 1 7/6". Comes with black case you see here. This mini is designed ONLY to fire 2mm pinfire BLANKS, due to having a VENTED* barrel, which is CLOSED/SEALED at the end and therefore can not fire any projectiles.
Listed in "The Tiniest Guns" by Bob Urso Vol. 3 on page 66 as J3c.
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*IMPORTANT INFO ON VENTED GUNS: The barrel is CLOSED/SEALED and NOT ABLE TO FIRE ANY TYPE OF PROJECTILE! Do NOT ATTEMPT TO FIRE ANY TYPE OF LIVE ROUND/CAPS FROM A VENTED BARREL GUN! VENTED BARREL guns have a vent on top or bottom of the barrel, as aposed to the norm, barrel's end. These were designed only to fire BLANK ROUNDS/CAPS.