Object Title

Barrel

Barrel

Object Number

XII.4628

Provenance

Transferred from Rotunda 1978 MA760

Physical Description

The barrel is hexagonal with a moulding at the muzzle. The recoil hook or croc is placed 5ins. from the muzzle and is 3.75 in by 2.5in. There is a change to 7 sides 13.75in from base. A wooden block is pushed into the socket. The touch hole is 7.75in from the end. A wooden rod is jammed down the bore. In white paint 4/93. The tiller or bastion gives this group of weapons their name of bastoni.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length 47.5in ; barrel length 28.25in

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

.90 in

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places Europe

Notes

Rusted through at rear and croc is not pierced.