W+F Bern Swiss 1911 - sn 388xxx
Swiss 1911 Rifle, produced in 1915, is in very good condition with 90% original finish. 5/5 Bore. 5/5 Stock. Stock and handguard matching serial numbers. Bolt matching serial number. Magazine matching serial number. Both bakelite charging handle knobs are able to spin freely on the operating rod. Furniture is fairly clean, with mainly scattered light pressure marks and a few heavy pressure marks. Stock at the butt is dark in coloration. On the left side of the stock is a heavy pressure mark on the right side of the finger groove, and there is a line-shaped heavy pressure mark about midway above the toe. There is a round heavy pressure mark on the right side of the stock, just past the rear barrel band. Handguard does not have any notable handling marks.
Receiver bluing is dark with light edge wear around the loading slot. Rear barrel band has light finish wear on the top and right side, and finish wear on the left side at the mounting screw. Front barrel band has finish wear on the left side at the hinge, along the top side, and on the right side at the mounting screw. Trigger plate has bluing wear around the screws. Trigger guard has edge wear. Bluing on the magazine base is thin and with edge wear present. Receiver is P30 stamped. Includes muzzle cover and leather sling.
C&R Eligible. Discreet import engraving.
The Model 1911 rifle is a magazine fed, straight pull, bolt action rifle produced by Eidgenossische Waffenfabrik Bern that employs all of the upgrades of the converted 1896/11 rifle from the factory. The Model 1911 rifle is chambered in 7.5x55mm Swiss Gewehrpatrone 1911 (GP11) and was produced by the Swiss federal armory from 1913 through 1919.