Description

    Early Cast Iron Signal Cannon on Modern Carriage. Signal cannons were used aboard ship to make salutes, to warn of danger, and to attract attention in the case of an emergency.

    Here we have an early 19th Century design cast iron signal cannon which was likely made in England in the last quarter of the 19th Century. Its proportions are typical of a British warship's long gun of a century easier, and it is fitted to modern hand made carriage.

    Condition: Very fine


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    June, 2008
    16th Monday
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