Y1475 .58 Gardiner Explosive Bullet
Description: Nice bullet invented by Samuel Gardiner. These projectiles were meant to explode after firing. There is a small nozzle on the base that leads to a small copper cavity that held the charge. This one has a few chips around the base.
Measures: D .575 L 1.124
Recovered: South Mountain
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