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Small bronze signal cannon (mortar), Spanish, 1600s-1700s.

Currency:USD Category:Artifacts / Non-wreck Artifacts Start Price:150.00 USD Estimated At:175.00 - 250.00 USD
Small bronze signal cannon (mortar), Spanish, 1600s-1700s.
SOLD
260.00USD+ (49.40) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2018 Nov 03 @ 12:43UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Small bronze signal cannon (mortar), Spanish, 1600s-1700s. 3187 grams, 4-3/4" tall, 3" diameter. Short, crude, flat-bottomed cannons like this one were fired either to send up signals or to test powder, this one of typical design consisting of multiple horizontal rings around a cylindrical shape, spiked touch-hole to prevent further use, lovely green patina.