W+F Bern Swiss 1896/11 - sn 2991xx
Swiss 1896/11 Infantry Rifle, produced in 1903, in very good condition with 85% finish. 4/5 Bore (lightly worn rifling). 1/5 Stock. Stock and handguard matching serial numbers. Bolt matching serial number. Magazine matching serial number.
Lower bolt knob is cracked and chipped.
Stock had been previously sanded.
On the right side of the stock, there are heavy pressure marks and a light gouge at the rear of the finger groove. Heavy pressure mark and light gouge in front of the finger groove. On the left side of the stock, there is a long, mild pressure mark at the center of the butt. Mild pressure marks in front of the rear barrel band. On the underside of the stock there is a heavy gouge near the magazine catch. Light gouging at the rear of the comb.
Stock has a large, repaired crack on both sides of the grip. However, the original repaired crack had expanded.
Receiver has mild to heavy finish wear throughout. Multiple surface marks throughout the receiver. Light to mild finish wear on both barrel bands. Light to mild finish wear on the magazine plate and trigger guard.
No P stamp noted.
Includes muzzle cover.
C&R eligible. Import engraved. See our How To Order page for ordering instructions.