W+F Bern Swiss 1889 Infantry Rifle - sn 272xx
Swiss W+F Bern 1889 Infantry Rifle, produced in 1892, in good condition with 70% finish. 5/5 Bore. 3/5 Stock. All matching serial numbers.
Stock has tiger striping.
On the right side of the stock there is light gouging on the butt. On the left side of the stock there are a few heavy gouges on the butt. Heavy pressure mark on the rear edge of the finger groove. Heavy pressure marks halfway between the barrel bands. On the underside of the stock there are mild pressure marks before the rear barrel band and heavy pressure marks before the front barrel band. Mild gouging along the comb.
Receiver finish is heavily worn and has heavy patina. Rear barrel band has heavily worn finish. Front barrel band has mildly worn finish and light patina. Magazine plate and trigger guard are in the white and has light pitting. Trigger guard has mild surface marks.
P11 stamped receiver, indicating privatization in 1911.
Includes muzzle cover and leather sling.
Antique; no import engraving.