W+F Bern Swiss K31 - sn 725xxx
Excellent Condition with 95% Original Finish. 5/5 Bore. P. Stamped. The wood grain has a feint tiger striping. This piece participated in multiple Schutzenfest in Basel, Switzerland (as evident by the many stickers on the handguard.) And still has it's armory stickers. On the stock is a sticker for an NCO's club, Schweizerischer Unteroffiziers-Verband (SUOV).
The Karabiner Model 1931 (K31) is a magazine fed, straight pull, bolt action rifle chambered in 7.5x55mm Swiss Gewehrpatrone 1911 (GP11) that was the standard issue rifle of the Swiss Armed Forces from 1933 through 1958. The K31 was made by Eidgenossische Waffenfabrik Bern, a Swiss federal armory, and is one of the last carbines employed by the Swiss military that is based on the designs by Schmidt and Rubin.