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Title Miniature bronze model cannon barrel
Nationality British
Period 19th century
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This (6 cm long) is a working cannon barrel, ie the touch hole is bored through and is capable of firing a small black powder charge. It is probably part of a toy cannon made in the first half of the 19th century, when there was a vogue for such rather lethal toys.

It has a medium bronze patina and is clearly a well thought out casting.

If you want to comment on this item—re quality, age, etc—please email me.


[Firearms : Cannons : British : 19th Century]

testimonials

The bayonet arrived yesterday in good order. Fits my musket perfectly. Quite pleased, and many thanks for a very satisfactory transaction.

L K, USA, 01.06.2016

Just a quick mail to let you know the medals arrived today, very pleased with them and your service.

S S, UK, 10.03.2010

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