Object Title

9 pr gun and garrison carriage

9 pr gun and garrison carriage

Date

1780-1799

Object Number

XIX.859

Provenance

Founded in Seville. It is suggested it is made of Mexican metal (see file).

Physical Description

SB ML

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length (muzzle to base ring): 72.5 in, Bore: 4.5 in, Overall length: 78 in, Trunnion: 4 in

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

9 pr

Inscriptions and Marks

Cypher: CR IV Monogram. 1st reinforce: Monogram and vent field:- 19 LE NOVEMBRE DE 1789. Chase: CODICIOSO (in pennant scroll). Cascable: hole in cascable. Right trunnion: PO 1375. Left trunnion: COBRE DE MEXICO. Other: two dolphins. Bears the name: CODICIOSO near muzzle. No marks on carriage

Associations

Places Spain