W+F Bern Swiss K31 - sn 5837xx
Very Good condition Swiss K31 with 85% of its original finish. 5/5 Bore, 4/5 Stock. Stock and handguard matching serial numbers. Magazine matching serial number. Receiver is P stamped. Soldier's tag found under the butt plate. Long grain patterns on the stock with light handling marks and scratches. There is a remnant of an armory sticker on the handguard just before the rear band. Discreet import engraving.
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.