Watercoloured drawings of details of a mortar bed and loading accesories for mortars

Object Title

Watercoloured drawings of details of a mortar bed and loading accesories for mortars

Watercoloured drawings of details of a mortar bed and loading accesories for mortars

Date

late 18th century

Reference

ART 17

Level

Collection

Scope and Content

1. Detailed drawing of a mortar bed, with elevating screw, labelled: 'Cap. VII. Von der Machine der Neuen Block Mortier. A. Die Machine sum Puchten der Mortiers nebst Beschlaege des Blocks.' 'Tab. XXXIV. Fig. 123.',

2. Another of mortar and grenade-loading accessories, labelled: 'B. Das Ladezeug der Morser und die Machine zu Ausladung der Grenaden und Bomben.' 'Tab. XXXV. Figs. 124, 125, 126.'

Extent

2 drawings

Physical Characteristics / Technical Requirements

13 x 19.5 in (34 x 49.5 cm.)

Access Conditions

Open access