Watercolour drawing of a 'Proposed Light Field Carriage for a 9-pounder Gun', dated 1851

Object Title

Watercolour drawing of a 'Proposed Light Field Carriage for a 9-pounder Gun', dated 1851

Watercolour drawing of a 'Proposed Light Field Carriage for a 9-pounder Gun', dated 1851

Date

1851

Reference

ART 14/3

Level

Item

Scope and Content

A single sheet, showing a side and front elevation and plan, with a detail of the left cheek, of a 'Proposed iron Light Field Carriage for a 9 Pounder Gun'. The text includes instructions for assembling the carriage and detailed measurements. Signed AS, 'Secunderabad August, 1851'. On the back, pencilled trial sketches, and the Address, 'A. Stewart Esqr., Care of Mrs. Serjeantson, Medina Cottage, near Newport, Isle of Wight'

Extent

1 drawing

Physical Characteristics / Technical Requirements

8.25 x 11 ins (22.2 x 27.9 cm)

Access Conditions

Open access

Contents

  ART 14/3 - Watercolour drawing of a 'Proposed Light Field Carriage for a 9-pounder Gun', dated 1851