W+F Bern Swiss K31 - 593xxx
Swiss K31 Carbine, produced in 1939, in very good condition with 80% original finish. 5/5 Bore. 4/5 Stock. Stock and handguard matching serial numbers. Bolt matching serial number. Magazine matching serial number.
Furniture had been previously sanded. Fair to moderate finish wear around the butt of the stock, particularly visible on the left side and on the underside at the toe.
On the right side of the stock at the butt, there are some scattered light gouges, mostly along the lower edge. There are a few gouges on the grip. There is an area of light rash above the left side of the finger groove, just below the woodline, and some light pressure marks to the right of the finger groove. On the left side of the stock, there is fair to moderate handling wear between the grip and the right side of the finger groove, with a couple of light to mild gouges at the woodline. On the underside of the stock, there are a few nicks and scrapes around the toe. Small, light gouge on the pistol grip. There is a gouge in front of the magazine plate and another gouge before the rear barrel band. There is an area with multiple gouges in front of the rear barrel band, next to the rear barrel band spring. There are some mild to fair pressure marks on the handguard between the ferrule and rear barrel band, but otherwise no major blemishes.
Receiver has fair to moderate finish wear and light patina throughout; the heavier finish wear is noted on the left side of the receiver at the rear. Moderate to heavy finish wear on the rear barrel band and light patina. Front barrel band has fair to moderate finish wear, with heavy finish wear on the left side at the hinge, the bayonet lug and stacking arm. Mild to fair finish wear on the exposed barrel. Heavy edge wear on the front sight base. Light to mild finish wear on the magazine plate. Heavy edge wear on the trigger guard. Fair edge wear and light finish wear on the magazine base.
Receiver tang is P stamped. Tang is also stamped with "IU" (JU) for Canton Jura.
Includes muzzle cover and leather sling.
C&R Eligible. Import engraved.