Object Title

12 pr gun and garrison carriage

12 pr gun and garrison carriage

Object Number

XIX.728

Provenance

Royal Artillery Institute, Woolwich. (Old Tower Collection).

Physical Description

The face of the muzzle is marked 2 over 188A. There are five astragal mouldings and breech ring. The cascabel button has been sawn off for use in the manufacture of the Victoria Cross.
Mounted on a Russian wrought iron two wheeled garrison carriage

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length: 115.5 in, Diameter of trunnions 5 in, Diameter of muzzle: 16 in, Diameter of breech: 20.5 in

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 188A

Calibre

4.75 in

Associations

Places China