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Unusual hand-forged iron Chinese three-barrel pole cannon, 1600s-1700s.

Currency:USD Category:Artifacts / Non-wreck Artifacts Start Price:375.00 USD Estimated At:500.00 - 750.00 USD
Unusual hand-forged iron Chinese three-barrel pole cannon, 1600s-1700s.
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375.00USD+ (71.25) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2019 May 03 @ 17:55UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Unusual hand-forged iron Chinese three-barrel pole cannon, 1600s-1700s. 2066 grams, iron barrel and socket 16-1/2" long, 32" overall length with handle. A strange (but probably effective) early weapon with three holes in one end in which shot and powder were loaded, the other end a cylindrical receptacle for a wooden pole (replacement pole added later),rather heavy and solid with light surface pitting and dark toning from age. With photo-certificate.