W+F Bern Swiss Vetterli 1881- sn 223xxx
Swiss Vetterli 1881 in good condition with 60% finish. 2/5 Bore (dark bore, heavy pitting throughout). 4/5 Stock.
On the right side of the stock, there are heavy pressure marks at the rear of the butt. Light gouge behind the rear barrel band. On the left side of the stock, there are heavy pressure marks throughout the butt and light gouging around the center of the butt. A wooden rivet was inserted through the grip but there is no apparent damage that this was attempting to repair. Heavy gouge at the rear edge of the forearm. Light gouge in front of the metal component on the forearm. On the underside of the stock, there is a light gouge in front of the rear sling mount. Light gouge toward the forward end of the comb.
Moderate to heavy finish wear throughout the firearm. Mild pitting on the right side of the receiver. Heavy pitting on the edges of the trigger guard. Mild patina throughout the trigger guard. Heavy pitting in front of the trigger guard.
Antique; no import engraving. See our How To Order page for ordering instructions.