An Armstrong cast iron cannon, and four wheel carriage, dated 1857, Inscribed to the top plate 'sir James Lorimer A..C.M.G., M.Lc.,1857', and 'Sir W. G. Armstrong M......, 1837', further plate to the side of the cannon embossed'Sir W.G.
Modern casting in bronze of a British military cannon of the 18th century. Approx 66cm overall with bore of approx 5cm. Cast with cipher of G III R. No other markings apparent. Would look great on either a field carriage or naval carriage.
Two brass and iron scale model cannons, late 19th century/ early 20th century, one with a three stage brass barrel, the other with an iron barrel, ringed muzzle and knop cascabels, on an iron mounted stepped wood carriage with brass trucks, the brass barre
A pair of late 18th century pocket pistols, Queen Anne style with screw off cannon barrels and engraved lock plate. The walnut butt with inlaid silver scroll wire detail. Signed Hadley, London. One missing a flint clamp and screw. Length 21 cm
Militaria: British Royal artillery brass 9 pd field piece employed at Waterloo. (1815) miniature cannon on board, L/edition 122/156. Original brass plaque reading, 'Built in England to the Scale of 1/10th For Anthony Joseph Keville Esq' and another similar
12 Pdr Gunnade (Carronade with Trunnions), circa mid to late 19th century 4.6' Cal, nominal 12 pdr; barrel weight 450 kgs, total weight 600 kgs; 1.2 mts length; cupped muzzle as were the guns from the Carron iron foundry; entire surface pitted but stabilis
Working model of Captain Cook's cannon English 4PDR; 90 cm iron stepped and re-enforced barrel with Georgian cypher; on wooden carriage and wheels with brass fittings; with a compliment of accessories.
Presentation model cannon 29 cm stepped brass barrel with Victorian coat of arms: dated 1861; wooden carriage atop swivel carriage; silver plaque engraved Presented to the Navy and military club of Victoria by Lt. Col. G.B.Appleton Vice President 1927.
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