Object Title

9 pr gun - Rose and Crown type

9 pr gun - Rose and Crown type

Date

1700-1720

Object Number

XIX.436

Provenance

Old Tower Collection. (Loan: Williamsburg USA, cf. XIX.437, 438, 439; Carriage not ours.

Physical Description

With rose and crown on the 2nd reinforce which has a crude 18 chiselled next to it. The muzzle is chiselled with a 9. There is ex bollard wear on the muzzle and the weight is obscured. The cannon is lined with a steel tube set in lead 6 inches deep

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length: 108 in (9 ft), Overall length: 115.5 in (9 ft 7.5 in)

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

3.5 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Right trunnion: A

Associations

Places England

Notes

Location, outside the Governors office. Carriage is not Royal Armouries and is a Replica made by Williamsburg.