W+F Bern Swiss 1911 - sn 398xxx
Swiss 1911 Infantry Rifle, produced in 1916, in very good condition with 85% original finish. 5/5 Bore. 4/5 Stock. Stock and handguard matching serial numbers. Bolt matching serial number. Magazine matching serial number.
Furniture has various light to mild pressure marks throughout. Stock has a tiger stripe pattern. On the right side of the stock, there is moderate handling wear around the finger groove. Mild pressure mark found before the rear barrel band. On the left side of the stock are some scratches in the wood in the area below the receiver's left side lightening cut as well as a long scratch on the right side of the finger groove. Around the rear barrel band is a cluster of light pressure marks. There are a few scattered light gouges on the underside of the stock. The stock is stamped "SOLOTHURN" near the heel. There are a few light marks on the comb. The handguard has multiple light pressure marks around the rear barrel band and a light gouge on the left side in between the two barrel bands.
Receiver finish is lightly worn overall. Light edge wear around the loading slot, the lightening cuts, and mild edge wear at the rear of the receiver. Rear barrel band has fair to moderate finish wear. Front barrel band has light to mild finish wear and light edge wear around the bayonet lug. Magazine plate has mild finish wear, with heavier finish wear around the front screw. Trigger guard has light edge wear and mild finish wear on the underside. Magazine base has heavy finish wear.
Top bolt knob is cracked.
No P stamp.
Includes muzzle cover and leather sling.
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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.