Cannon Ball Container; 1855; 1965.26

Name/Title

Cannon Ball Container

About this object

Cannon Ball (Ammunition) container. Rectangular, cast iron bin, open at top, lip around opening, 4 small holes in base and one in one side. Embossed design on side includes: A shield featuring three cannons, "B" "O", up arrow (crest of Royal Army Ordnance Corps.) "18 55". Currently painted green, with grey under that.

Date Made

1855

Measurements

H 600 L 1120 W 620mm (H 23 5/8 L 44 1/8 W 24 7/16")

Collection

Military

Credit Line

The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

Object Type

Container, Armament/Armament Accessories/Armaments/05 Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology/Nomenclature

Object number

1965.26

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