~ A very fine bronze Malayan Lantaka 19th century ships deck swivel cannon ~
The substantial 85cm barrel, which is in very good condition with rich patina, has a 2.5cm bore. It weighs 16.6 Kg.
The swivel moves freely moving and the bore and touch hole are clear.
There is an aiming sight over the flanged muzzle.
The rear opening would originally have hade a wooden pole for aiming.
The barrel has a 3 triangular scrolling medallion decoration behind the muzzle, the pintle and in front of the touch hole.
~ Postage ~
UK postage is £45 or the lantaka can be collected from our shop in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.