Spanish 6.5 Inch Bronze Howitzer

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Spanish 6.5 Inch Bronze Howitzer

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Title:  

Spanish 6.5 Inch Bronze Howitzer
Date:
November 13, 1782
Publisher/Studio:
Barcelona

Content Description: 

This 6.5-inch Spanish howitzer was made on 13 November 1782 at Barcelona. Its prominent vent piece has two holes tapped in each side, possibly a vent cover. Trunnion markings give its weight as the equivalent of 726.01 English pounds, and refer to its material as bronzes viejos (old bronzes; that is, metal obtained by melting down earlier ordnance). Its name JUSTICIERO, is an adjective meaning just or fair.

Physical Description: 

Material: Bronze.

Location:
805 Kidder Breese Street SE 20374
Identifier:
61-84-Z

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