W+F Bern Swiss 1911 - sn 422xxx
This Swiss 1911 infantry rifle, produced in 1916, is in very good condition with 90% finish. 5/5 Bore. 5/5 Stock. Stock and handguard matching serial numbers. Bolt matching serial number. Magazine matching serial number. Bottom charging handle knob is cracked. Furniture is very clean with few handling marks. There is some white scuffing or paint transfer on the right side of the stock at the butt/toe. Finish on the receiver is very dark, with some finish wear in front of the loading slot. Both barrel bands, trigger guard, trigger plate, and magazine have very dark bluing as well. Trigger guard has very minor edge wear. Receiver is P stamped. Soldier's tag found under butt plate. Includes muzzle cover and sling. 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.