Italy - bombarda - sparafuochi di artificio - bombard - firecracker

Description
Italy - bombarda - sparafuochi di artificio - bombard - firecracker
Very good - 1700

Bombard - Firework launcher - “Mortaretto della Felicità” Estimated period: early 1900s Solid cast iron This particular piece has the initials “F.T.” engraved on the outside of the barrel, near the ignition hole. The letter stand for the customer of the family that commissioned the bombard.
Measurements: overall height 14.5 cm, base diameter 8 cm, opening diameter 6 cm The inner barrel is 12cm long. Opening diameter 3 cm
Weight: 3272 kg

Lot details
Country of manufacture
Italy
Weapon Type
bombard - firecracker
Sub-type
bombarda - sparafuochi di artificio
Condition
Very good
Year of Manufacture
1700
Material
cast iron
Overall Length
14.5 cm
Barrel/ blade length
12 cm
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