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2908T Marlborough
April 21, 2016 12:00 PM - April 29, 2016 10:00 AMCalender
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Reproduction U.S. Model 1776 2-pound Cannon

 
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.

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