Pair of Saluting cannons

 

Pair of Saluting cannons
Pair of Saluting cannons Pair of Saluting cannons Pair of Saluting cannons


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A pair of good quality uninscribed brass cannons probably late 19th or early 20th Century. The barrel is of multi-stage form and smooth bored. The black painted sections are unfettled brass, the remainder polished brass. The dimensions of the barrel are 29" long, 5 1/2" at the breach end and 3 1/2" at the muzzle end. The carriages are at least fifty years old, possibly more and are made of hardwood. These cannon are quite heavy, approx twenty kilos each. A superb pair of cannon for an entrance or large yacht. These cannon have been used and would fire blank charges but have no proof marks.



Item Code: 0014

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