Silver Xythos Gold Trigger & Cylinder-SX5RGBT.A Datasheet
This is the Xythos miniature 2mm pinfire pistol from Austria - it is silver-plated, 5-ridge hammer, gold pin, gold cylinder, and black grips with a keychain. This is a later styled antique, produced in the 1960's. This particular model is in "A" or GREAT condition (graded based on the overall working condition and aesthetics for the same style and age). This gun has a nice finish, with very light scratches and minor tarnishing on the gun's body. Overall length (OAL) is 1 5/8". This Xythos is designed to fire 2mm pinfire BLANKS only (do not attempt to fire lead ball/live rounds).
Xythos revolvers are listed in "The Tiniest Guns" by Bob Urso, Vol. 3, pages 40-42 where you can find lots of good information on the history and types made. We've also included some Xythos history on the main category page.
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