Antique W+F BERN Mannlicher 1893 Cavalry Carbine - sn 44xx
W+F Bern 1893 Mannlicher, produced in 1896, in very good condition with 85% finish. 5/5 Bore. 4/5 Stock.
Handguard has a 1/4" crack on the top side in front of the rear sight.
Tiger stripe pattern along the underside of the stock.
On the right side of the stock there are heavy pressure marks along the wrist. On the left side of the stock there are mild pressure marks and light gouging at the forward end of the butt. Light gouging below the receiver's serial number. Heavy pressure marks around the barrel band. On the underside of the stock there is a heavy pressure mark on the wrist.
Receiver finish is mildly worn. Barrel band has lightly worn finish and mild patina. Trigger guard has heavily worn finish.
Includes leather sling.
Scarce example of the Model 1893 Cavalry Carbine manufactured by Waffenfabrik Bern. W+F BERN manufactured an estimated 3,500 total between 1896 and 1905.