For your consideration one McKee & Mason 197 - Thomas handbook 100 For Sharps sporting rifle bullet. You will find this bullet to be in excellent dug condition. The patina is a real nice white color. This bullet has 2 raised rings (civilian) & not 3 raised rings (military). On the solid base this bullet is labeled 199 & a faint pinch mark can be seen where the base cast sprue was removed. Measures about 0.425 x 0.735 inches.
We all know many civilian weapons saw the civil war first hand.
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