Scarce antique W+F Bern 1897 Cadet Rifle, produced in 1898, in very good condition with 90% finish. 5/5 Bore. 4/5 Stock. All matching serial numbers.
Stock has an armory repaired crack on the left side at the forward end.
On the left side of the stock there is light gouging at the rear of the butt. On the underside there is light gouging on the toe. Handguard has a light gouge before the front barrel band.
Receiver has lightly worn finish and light surface marks. Both barrel bands have lightly worn finish and light tool marks. Trigger guard has lightly worn finish.
Includes muzzle cover and leather sling.
One of only 2,100 produced that qualifies as an Antique.
Antique; no import engraving.