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Reproduction U.S. Model 1776 2-pound Cannon

Auction:
2908T
Lot:
1001
Unsold
 

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2908T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 21, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Reproduction U.S. Model 1776 2-pound Cannon, c. 1965, bronze cannon tube marked "D.KING/GERMANTOWN" near the trunions, and "US/1776" above the vent, mounted on a wooden naval-style gun carriage with cannonballs and the original paperwork marked "Yankee Guns/G.N. RIDEOUT & CO./ASHBURNHAM, MASS.," tube lg. 27 1/4 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

In good condition with all of the original paperwork for firing the gun, and the original catalog from 1965.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

United States, Cannon, Coastal artillery, Gun