W+F Bern Swiss 1911 - sn 452xx6
Swiss 1911 Infantry Rifle, produced in 1917, 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.
Stock has fair to moderate handling and finish wear around the butt. On the right side of the stock, there are a few scratches found on the side of the butt and a light gouge at the rear of the stock below the comb. Several light to mild pressure marks along the grip. Mild pressure mark below the bolt knob. Around the finger groove are a few light scratches in the wood. Mild pressure mark before the rear barrel band. On the left side of the stock, there are a few mild pressure marks around the grip. There are a few light scratches below the receiver's left side lightening cut. On the underside of the stock is some finish wear at the toe. There is a gouge to the right of the magazine plate. Light gouge at the receiver tang. Handguard has some scattered light pressure marks.
Receiver has light finish wear with light patina at the rear. Light edge wear around the loading slot. Very light to light edge wear around the lightening cuts and on the right side of the receiver at the forward edge. There are some scattered light scratches in the finish. Both barrel bands have light finish wear. Magazine plate has light finish wear. Trigger guard has moderate to heavy finish wear with mild patina. Magazine has a spot of finish wear on the underside at the rear edge and some impact marks in the metal.
Top bolt knob is cracked.
Receiver is P 31 stamped, indicating privatization in 1931.
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.