Object Title

1.45 in gun

1.45 in gun

Date

1801-1850

Object Number

XIX.255

Provenance

Old Tower Collection

Physical Description

Slender and well proportioned with mouldings of conventional European type. A roughly made and ill-fitting wrought-iron ring has been attached to the cascabel button, possibly to connect it to an elevating screw

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length: 29 in (73.7 cm), Overall length: 32 in (81.8 cm) Weight: 2 qtr 10 lb (29.9 kg)

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

1.45 in (3.69 cm)

Associations

Places India

Bibliographic References

H.L.Blackmore, The Armouries of the Tower of London, Ordnance Catalogue, H.M.S.O. London 1976, p.162.