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Small Howitzer (Field Cannon) of Artillery Captain Johannes Faulhaber

A work made of bronze, iron, and wood.
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  • A work made of bronze, iron, and wood.

Date:

1600/35

Artist:

German; possibly Ulm

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 239

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Title

Small Howitzer (Field Cannon) of Artillery Captain Johannes Faulhaber

Place

Ulm (Object made in)

Date

Made 1600–1635

Medium

Bronze, iron, and wood

Dimensions

Length overall : 18 1/2 in. (47 cm) Caliber: 3 1/8 in. (8 cm) Height of carriage: 17 in. (43.2 cm) Width of carriage: 13 1/2 in. (34.3 cm) Diameter of wheels: 4 5/8 in. (11.8 cm) Width between ends of trunnions: 8 15/16 in. (22.8 cm) Weight of cannon: 91 lb. 12 oz. Weight of carriage: 50 lb.

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.3526a-b

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