All items with the cast: Gray Iron with steel liner

 
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Ames 3-pounder / 4-pounder

The mystery gun; WHY? because no one knows for sure anything about this beautiful gun. Although there are several of these cannons that still exists,  why they were made or who they were made for is still a mystery. Probably sold to Home-Guard units to protect towns…

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U.S. Model 1857 12-Pounder Napoleon

Five centuries of evolution of bronze field pieces were climaxed by a single smoothbore. One cannon was to outperform, and, during the Civil War to make obsolete, both 6-pounder guns and 12-pounder howitzers of mixed light field artillery batteries. Although officially called the “light 12-pounder gun” in…

PEX Model 1841 12-Pdr Field Howitzer

U.S. Model 1841 Field Howitzer 12-Pounder

Companion weapons to Civil War guns were Howitzers-smoothbore cannon. As a rule, designed to throw large projectiles with comparatively light charges of powder concentrated at the bottom of the tube by means of a chamber. They were lighter than guns of the same caliber and at short…

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