W+F Bern Swiss 1911 - sn 446xx4
Swiss 1911 Infantry Rifle, produced in 1917, in very good condition with 85% finish. 4/5 Bore (lightly worn rifling). 3/5 Stock. Stock and handguard matching serial numbers. Bolt matching serial number. Magazine matching serial number.
Furniture has light to mild handling wear. On the right side of the stock, there are a few light scratches and light pressure marks around the butt. There are a few pressure marks at the woodline below the receiver. On the left side of the stock there are a couple of moderate pressure marks and various light pressure marks on the grip. There is a moderate pressure mark to the right of the finger groove and a mild pressure mark on the left upper corner of the finger groove. Past the finger groove, there are a couple of small, light gouges and a large, very heavy gouge. On the forearm in between the two barrel bands are several light marks. There is a chip or gouge on the edge of the stock at the tang. On the handguard, there is a mild pressure mark rear of the barrel band. In between the two barrel bands, there are several mild pressure marks, as well as a gouge on the left side.
All bluing has been refinished. Evidence of pitting can be seen underneath the new bluing. Receiver has mild edge wear around the loading slot and at the rear of the receiver. Light edge wear around the three lightening cuts. There are some impact marks in the metal found around the upper lightening cuts. Light pitting underneath the bluing on the rear barrel band. Magazine plate has mild to fair finish wear in front of the trigger guard and around the magazine. Trigger guard has light to mild finish wear and light pitting. Magazine base has light finish wear and a spot of finish wear on the underside.
Receiver is P 63 stamped, indicating privatization in 1963.
Includes muzzle cover and leather sling.
C&R Eligible. Discreet import engraving. See our How To Order page for ordering instructions.
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.