W+F Bern Swiss 1911 - sn 4249xx
Swiss 1911, produced in 1916, is 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 with non-matching serial number. Stock has some storage wear found on the left side below the receiver. There are also dents and handling marks found on the left and right sides of the stock, rear of the pistol grip near the comb, as well as a dent on the right side of the stock above the magazine. The forend of the stock has small handling marks throughout, consistent with service. Handguard has no significant handling marks. Receiver finish has edge wear. Bluing on the trigger plate and the magazine base plate are thinning. Edge wear on the trigger guard. Receiver is P.54 stamped. Includes leather 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.