Cannons

19 Items
Item #23655

British Coehorn Mortar Half Scale Replica

  • Price: $1,795.00
  • Description: This is a half-scale version of a British 12-Pounder Coehorn Mortar and has an 11 1/4" long, slightly bell-shaped bronze tube with 3 5/8" bore (92mm; approx. 6-Pounder). The metal has a dull but attr...
Item #28741

Rare Civil War Canister Shell Recovered at Gettysburg

  • Price: $2,495.00
  • Description: This round was manufactured for use in the US 3” Ordnance Rifle, and measures 8” in length, 3” in diameter, with a weight of just over 7 lbs (3.2 Kg). The walls of the case are two sheets of ti...
Item #10246

Civil War Relic Dyer Artillery Shell

  • Price: $495.00
  • Description: A 3" Dyer shell standing 6-7/8" high. The rifling band at the bottom appears to be of lead 1-1/4" high. The weight is 10 pounds. This is a dug shell from northern Virginia where most Dyer shells have...
Sale Pending Item #23654

Hand Forged Copy of 15th Century Breech-Loaded Culverin

  • Price: $2,995.00
  • Description: This is a striking and handsome piece of ordnance built to resemble the early swivel-mounted culverins of the 1400's. The barrel is 50 5/8" long from muzzle to the end of the tiller and has a diamete...
Item #21965

Civil War Artillery Projectile Parrott

  • Price: $395.00
  • Description: This is a 3" diameter case shot; 8 3/8" long; weighing 10 lbs. 10 oz. The projectile has a cylindrical body with rounded nose and a somewhat pockmarked dark brown surface. There is some modern writi...
Item #HAS-09

9 pounder Muzzle Loading Rifle 1871 Cannon Carriages

  • Price: $12.95 Sale
  • Description: The history of the 9-Pdr. muzzle loading rifle introduced in 1871 is covered. Illustrations have been selected to show the carriage, limber, ammunition wagon, naval mount and gun sleigh. The 9-Pdr. Mu...
Item #ACP-21

The Big Guns: Civil War Siege, Seacoast, and Naval Cannon

  • Price: $64.95 Sale
  • Description: A classic book designed to identify the ordnance of both North and South, with 360 pp., 106 photo ill., more than 100 scaled drawings, and a record of more than 5000 survivors. ...
Item #ACP-13

Artillerist's Companion Reprint of 1778 British Cannon Manual

  • Price: $27.95
  • Description: The Artillerist's Companion by T. Fortune, Intro. by A.B. Caruana. This reprint of the first of a series of British Aide Memoire was published in 1778. It contains notes on countless aspects of the ar...
Item #ACP-10

The Rocket System Sir William Congreve Reprint

  • Price: $24.95
  • Description: The Rocket System by Sir William Congreve. A reprint of his 1814 treatise which resulted in the formation of the Rocket Troop. With additional material by E.M. Boxer....
Item #28745

Civil War US 3” Parrott Shell

  • Price: $395.00
  • Description: This is a conical 10-pounder projectile that measures 8 1/4” in length and has a weight of 7 lbs. 14 oz. (3.6 Kg). According to the previous owner's notes and an old painted label on the side of th...
Item #28746

Civil War Hotchkiss Common Shell 3”

  • Price: $380.00
  • Description: This is a conical, round base projectile for the 3” Ordnance Rifle that measures 6 3/4” in length and has a weight of 8 lbs. 14 oz. (4 Kg). According to the previous owner's notes and an old pain...
Item #28743

Sectioned Civil War 12-Pounder Case Shell with Bormann Fuze

  • Price: $295.00
  • Description: This is a halved spherical 12-pounder projectile that measures 4 1/4” diameter and has a weight of 4 lbs. 4 oz. (1.93 Kg). According to the previous owner's notes, this shell was originally dug at ...
Item #HAS-16

Light 6-Pounder Battalion Gun of 1776 Rev War Cannon

  • Price: $12.95 Sale
  • Description: This gun first appeared about 1764 and over the next 12 years was developed into the most versatile of all artillery. The author has given a detailed introduction to the gun, its equipment and its use...
Item #HAS-23

Sir William Congreve and The Rocket's Red Glare War Rockets

  • Price: $12.95
  • Description: War rockets had been in use for more than two centuries but it was not until 1805 that they were improved by William Congreve and introduced into British service. Their use at Copenhagen, Leipzig and ...
Item #HAS-30

Tudor Artillery, 1485-1603 Early Cannons & Artillery

  • Price: $14.95
  • Description: This introduction to early artillery is a most welcome addition to the very little that has been written on artillery of the 15th and 16th century. It could be considered two books: The notebook of Jo...
Item #17189

James Cannon Patent Model From the Frank Sellers Collection

  • Price: $895.00
  • Description: This black painted wood patent model is 11 7/8" long with a 1" bore. This model was part of the famous Frank Sellers auction and was item #2033 in the Rock Island Auction Co. sale. In the catalogue, ...