Object Title

Cistern - Board of Ordnance

Cistern - Board of Ordnance

Date

1729

Object Number

XVIII.141

Provenance

Transferred from Woolwich Arsenal to the Armouries, 1972.

Physical Description

Of rectangular form decorated on the front with strapwork panels within which are alternately a crowned GR II monogram and the arms of the Board of Ordnance. The right hand end is similarly decorated with strapwork involving a crown above, and below which is a winged head. Dated on the front beneath the right hand royal monogram 1729.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length: 1842 mm (72.5 in.), Height: 775 mm (30.5 in.), Depth: 610 mm (24 in.) Weight: Weight 0.768 Tonne

Associations

Places England