Iron Signal Mortar, 17th C

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Widely used during the 17th and 18th Centuries as signal cannons, primarily at sea, this hexagonal example stands 6 3/4" high, 3 ½" across at the base, and weighs about 7 ½ pounds, with a 1" bore. Large touch hole at the base. Shows crude casting and corrosion, as normally found.

Item Details

Reference #:
TC19
Quantity
1
Category
Militaria & Weapons
Department
Antiques
Year
17th C
Dimensions
(Width x Height X Depth)
3.50 x 6.75 x
Weight
7.50
Condition
Good
Material