Object Title

Artillery ammunition - Expanding Shot

Artillery ammunition - Expanding Shot

Date

1700-1799

Object Number

XX.72

Provenance

Old Tower Collection

Physical Description

Constructed on the same principle as No. XX.71 but with a ball of 6 pr size split into four segments

Dimensions

Dimensions: Radius expanded: 1ft 7.2in (48.8cm) Weight: 10lb 140z (4.9kg)

Associations

Places England

Bibliographic References

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