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Cannon

Date:
end of 15th Century; mounting modern
Culture:
British
Medium:
Iron
Dimensions:
L. 28 in. (71.1 cm); Cal. 1.084 in. (28 mm); Diam. of muzzle 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm); Diam. of breech 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm); Wt. 44 lb. (19.96 kg)
Classification:
Firearms-Cannon
Credit Line:
Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Funds from various donors, 1929
Accession Number:
29.158.641
Not on view
"facsimilierte Nachbildungen alter Originalzeichnungen, Miniaturen, Holzschitte und Kupferstiche, nebst Aufnahmen alter Originalwaffen und Modelle." In Quellen zur Geschichte der Feuerwaffen. Leipzig: F. A. Brockhaus, Leipzig, 1877. pl. A. LXV (drawing from which base is modeled).

Smith, Robert D., Nautical Archaeological Society, and Council for Nautical Archaeology. "Towards a New Typology for Wrought Iron Ordnance." The International Journal of Nautical Archaeology and Underwater Exploration 17 (1988). pp. 5–16.



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