W+F Bern Swiss K11 - s/n 40xxx
Swiss K11 Carbine, produced in 1916, in good condition with 75% original finish. 5/5 Bore. 1*/5 Stock. Stock and handguard matching serial numbers. Bolt matching serial number.
Furniture has been sanded and refinished. The comb of the stock has a slightly squared profile due to the sanding. On the right side of the stock, the stock was heavily sanded next to the magazine catch, revealing part of the magazine plate. On the left side of the stock there are some mild pressure marks in and around the finger groove. The handguard has an unrepaired crack on the top side next to the front barrel band, dropping the furniture grade from 3/5 to 1/5.
The receiver's finish is heavily worn along the left side. There are also scratches and surface marks throughout the receiver. Edge wear around the loading slot, the lightening cuts, and the rear edge. Light finish wear and light patina on the rear barrel band. Light to mild finish wear on the front barrel band. Mild to fair finish wear and patina on the exposed barrel. Fair edge wear and moderate finish wear on the underside of the front sight base. Light to mild finish wear on the magazine plate. Moderate to heavy finish wear and light patina on the trigger guard. Magazine base is in the white.
Receiver is P stamped. 38 stamped underneath the receiver indicating armory refurbishment in 1938.
Includes muzzle cover.
C&R Eligible. Import engraved.