W+F Bern Swiss 1896/11 - sn 2595xx
Swiss 1896/11 Infantry Rifle, produced in 1899, in very good condition with 85% finish. 5/5 Bore. 4/5 Stock. Stock and handguard matching serial numbers. Bolt matching serial number. Magazine matching serial number.
Upper bolt knob is cracked. Lower bolt knob is heavily chipped.
Tiger striping on the comb of the stock.
On the right side of the stock, there is a long, light gouge near the rear sling mount. Heavy gouge low on the stock, near the magazine. On the left side of the stock, there are heavy pressure marks around the center of the butt. Mild pressure marks at the top of the grip near the rear of the receiver. On the underside of the stock there is a heavy gouge at the butt. Small, deep gouge at the beginning of the comb. Handguard has light gouging at the rear of the handguard and light gouging in front of the rear barrel band.
Receiver finish is lightly worn and has light edge wear throughout. Multiple light surface marks throughout the receiver. Mild finish wear and light patina on both barrel bands. Light to mild finish wear on the magazine plate, trigger guard, and magazine.
Receiver is P53 stamped, indicating privatization in 1953.
Includes muzzle cover.
C&R eligible. Import engraved. See our How To Order page for ordering instructions.