Europe - Gunpowder barrel century 1700

Europe - Gunpowder barrel century 1700

Black gunpowder barrel used on battlefields with a very sturdy handle to facilitate transport, hot-branded ERz, finished with wooden fasteners inserted in wooden hoops, reinforced with metal plate on the opening, featuring a small hole near the gunpowder opening, most likely used to make a fuse with black gunpowder in order to create a mine. Truly a nice piece for enthusiasts of muzzleloading weapons. Probably dating back to te late 18th or early 19th century.
Height 24 cm, width 22 cm, weight 1.2 kg.
In excellent condition, considering its age.
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Gunpowder barrel century 1700
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