Originally Posted by BonesJackson
Yeah that's actually not a thing that happened.
With all possible respect, Drew Nelson posted here
regarding boxes of crud, and this ebay seller stated that at least some of the parts were obtained this way. I don't think it's unreasonable to be concerned that these marker bodies could be blems (even really sweet blems).
YMMV, but personally speaking, that was enough of a tipping point for me to shy away from dropping $3k on these, more or less sight unseen. Shrug.