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Object Title

Gun - Whaling or Harpoon gun

Gun - Whaling or Harpoon gun

Date

about 1920

Object Number

XIX.917

Provenance

Purchased from a private individual, 2002.

Physical Description

Appears almost as an old swivel gun with the barrel trunnions loacted in cradles which join below the barrel into a sigle shaft known as a pintle, itself sitting on a pedestal.

Techniques

Cast

Materials

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 562

Calibre

90 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

Kongsberg Vapenfabrik

Associations

Places Norway
Image of Harpoon