Gallery:

Three-Barrelled Hand Cannon

Ref: 267

Price: £1,200

Maker: Probably Chinese

Date: circa 1650

Of brass, formed of three tapering 4 inch barrels joined together and bound by a flared copper muzzle-sleeve and two copper bands, brass socket of tapering circular section with moulded copper collar at the top and plain copper ring at the base, and later wooden staff of circular section