Swiss Vetterli Model 1869/71 Carbine Manufactured by Cordier & Cie (AL5002)

Swiss Vetterli Model 1869/71 carbine manufactured by Cordier & Cie. Bellefontaine Berne. 10.4mm Swiss Rimfire. Carbine has a 20½” Octagon to round barrel with a good bore. Action functions correctly. Barrel has approximately 60% blue with the reminder of the metal being a pleasing mix of original finish and smooth brown. Stock are very good with the butt stock having a strong cartouche forward of the butt plate tang. Forend has an expertly done arsenal patch on the lower right-side 1” forward of the receiver. There are no chips or cracks. Cordier only made 4,000 Vetterlis between August 1871 and July 1873, making this a very scarce carbine.

Price:
$1,895.00
Item Number:
AL5002
Weight:
0.00 LBS
Swiss Vetterli Model 1869/71 Carbine Manufactured by Cordier & Cie.
Bellefontaine Berne. 10.4mm Swiss Rimfire. Carbine has a 20½” Octagon to round barrel with a good bore. Action functions correctly. Barrel has approximately 60% blue with the reminder of the metal being a pleasing mix of original finish and smooth brown. Stock are very good with the butt stock having a strong cartouche forward of the butt plate tang. Forend has an expertly done arsenal patch on the lower right-side 1” forward of the receiver. There are no chips or cracks. Cordier only made 4,000 Vetterlis between August 1871 and July 1873, making this a very scarce carbine.

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