W+F Bern Swiss K31 - sn 8563xx
Very good condition with 85% original finish. Refurbished bolt matches serial number. Stock and handguard matches serial number. Magazine matches serial number. Bore graded 5/5, stock graded 4/5. Mild handling marks and scratches on the wood and metal. The bluing on the receiver and front sight have slight wear consistent with military service. Receiver is P stamped and soldier's tag is found under butt plate. Includes muzzle cover and leather sling. Discreet import mark 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.