W+F Bern Swiss K11 - s/n 77xxx
Swiss K11 Carbine, produced in 1918, in very good condition with 93% finish. 5/5 Bore. 1*/5 Stock. Stock and handguard matching serial numbers. Bolt matching serial number. Magazine matching serial number.
Furniture has been previously sanded and refinished with a gloss coat. On the right side of the stock there are a few long, light pressure marks around the butt and there is a heavy pressure mark on the forearm in between the two barrel bands. On the left side of the stock, there is a large splice at the grip. There is a light gouge below the right side of the finger groove. On the forearm there is an area of some light gouging near the front barrel band. The handguard has a long crack running from the front barrel band to almost the rear barrel band. This crack is unrepaired and drops the overall furniture grade from 4/5 to 1/5.
All bluing has been refurbished. Light edge wear on the left side of the receiver at the rear. Evidence of previous light pitting in the receiver as well as scattered surface marks that have been blued over. Minimal finish wear and light patina on both barrel bands. Minimal finish wear on the magazine plate. Areas of light edge wear on the trigger guard. Two light scratches in the finish on the base of the magazine.
Receiver is P stamped. "37" stamp underneath the serial number indicates armory refurbishment in 1937.
Includes muzzle cover and leather sling.
C&R Eligible. Import engraved.