Object Title

2.75 in falcon fragment

2.75 in falcon fragment

Date

1500-1540

Object Number

XIX.11

Provenance

Found in the course of dredging operations in Dover Harbour, March, 1914. Deposited in the Tower in 1916 by the Lords of the Admiralty.

Physical Description

Originally very like No.XIX.10 and also having a ring-tailed cascabel. The muzzle half is missing, being broken off just behind the trunnions. The upper surface of the remaining part has been damaged, apparently by heat, and all traces of decoration have been entirely obliterated

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length: 50 in (127 cm)

Calibre

2.75 in _ (7 cm)

Associations

Bibliographic References

H.L.Blackmore, The Armouries of the Tower of London, Ordnance Catalogue, H.M.S.O. London 1976, p.58.