W+F Bern Swiss K31 w/ Diopter Sights - sn 712xxx
Swiss K31 Carbine, produced in 1942, in very good condition with 90% finish. 4/5 Bore (lightly worn rifling). 4/5 Stock. Stock and handguard matching serial numbers. Bolt matching serial number. Magazine matching serial number.
Furniture has been sanded and refinished with a high gloss coat applied. The Swiss military acceptance stamp is shallow. Tiger stripe pattern in the furniture. On the left side of the stock there are three groups of pressure marks rear of the grip, very likely caused by the sling button. Two holes were previously drilled into the underside of the stock. The handguard has two slightly visible red-orange colored bands near the ferrule, possibly caused by previously applied Schützenfest participation stickers.
Overall bluing is likely refurbished. Receiver has a plum tint. Very light to light edge wear around the loading slot. Light finish wear and light patina on the rear barrel band. Light finish wear on the front barrel band. Magazine plate has a few very light scratches in the finish. Light edge wear on the trigger guard.
No P stamp on receiver.
Diopter sights are installed. Rear sight is an adjustable aperture sight installed on a W+F BERN K-type mount. Front sight is a W+F BERN K-type tunnel sight.
Includes leather sling.
C&R Eligible. Import engraved.