W+F Bern Swiss 1911 - sn 400xxx
This Swiss 1911 Rifle, produced in 1916, is in very good condition with 80% original finish. 5/5 Bore. 4/5 Stock. Stock and handguard matching serial numbers. Bolt matching serial number. Magazine matching serial number. Stock has some rough handling marks, including light scratches throughout, as well as a few dents. There is a dark streak on the left side of the stock, below the receiver. Receiver has some finish wear, including some edge wear on the loading slot, wear on the right side of the receiver, and on the front of the receiver where the receiver meets the barrel. Rear barrel band has heavy finish wear, with part of the rear barrel band in the white. The front barrel band has good bluing, with finish wear on the left side at the hinge, on the bayonet lug, and the stacking lug. Trigger plate has an area of finish wear behind the middle screw. Trigger guard has heavy edge wear. Magazine bluing at the base is thinning in some areas. Both the barrel and receiver are P stamped. Includes muzzle cover. 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.