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B00238 - 69 Carcano with hard to find serrations on rings
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Item Number: B00238

Item Title: 69 Carcano with hard to find serrations on rings

Price: $60

Shipping: Not included

Provenance: CS

Type: Carcano or Garibaldi

Size: 69 caliber



TT#: 193

Location Recovered: Virginia

Description:These were made in Raleigh, NC. A small subset of those manufactured there have serrations in the rings, presumably to better hold the cartridge glue. From personal experience, I'd say 1 in 100 have these serrations and I grab everyone I can find, which is about one every 2-3 years.

This one came out of John Clark's collection. He was one of the owners of Clark Brothers of Warrenton, VA.