W+F Bern Swiss K31 - sn 778xxx
This K31 is in excellent condition with 95% original finish. 5/5 Bore, 4/5 Stock. Stock and handguard matching serial numbers. Bolt matching serial number. Magazine matching serial number. Light handling marks on the left hand side of the stock and butt, consistent with military use. Receiver is P stamped. Soldier's tag found under butt plate. Includes muzzle cover and leather sling. Includes unserialized model 1918 bayonet. 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.