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B00239 - Shallow Base 69 Gardner with uplifted skirt a la Marilyn Monroe
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Item Number: B00239

Item Title: Shallow Base 69 Gardner with uplifted skirt a la Marilyn Monroe

Price: $50

Shipping: Not included

Provenance: US

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Location Recovered: Virginia

Description:This is a really neat bullet. Everyone loves big old 69 caliber Gardner bullets, but this one has an un-crimped "skirt." The Gardner cartridges were made with a machine that pinched the top of the paper powder tube between the bottom flanges of the bullet. This skirt is uncrimped which is very unusual to find. It was not an "insert,"