Object Title

Centrefire self-loading pistol - Baikal MP446C Viking

Centrefire self-loading pistol - Baikal MP446C Viking

Date

2007

Object Number

XXX.173

Provenance

Purchased from AJS Gunsmithing Services, London, on 17 February 2012. New manufacture.

Physical Description

This is the civilian version of the Yarygin PYa pistol adopted by the Russian military in 2003. The key differences being the frame material, high strength polyamide, and the target sights. The barrel has also been designed to accept 9 mm para ammunition but not the high powered armour piercing military rounds (N21 9 mm type). The C variant was developed according to the requirements of the IPSC. The magazine takes 10 rounds

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 199 mm, Barrel length: 120 mm Weight: 830 grms

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 0744600670

Calibre

9 x 19 mm

Associations

Places Russia