Strong 10GA Yacht Signal Cannon

Strong 10GA Yacht Signal Cannon

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Item ID :I00836

18 1/2 inch 10 gauge Strong signal cannon, signed on the breech: "MANF'D BY STRONG FIREARM CO. New Haven, Conn., U.S.A", circa 1890. The barrel has a gentle taper. The back of the breech has a breech release, a cocking knob and a shell ejector. The cannon retains its original mahogany yacht carriage with two front wheels. The cannon retains its original side and rear tie down loops, through bolts, trunnion caps, wheel hubs and elevation adjustor. (I-836) Condition: There are a few minor mars on the right side of the breech. The cannon retains all its original hardware. The firing mechanism appears to be working.

Dimensions: Length 19 1/2 inches; Width 11 1/2 inches; Height 11 1/2 inches.

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