Antique Cast Iron
and Bronze Barrel
Victorian Signal Cannon

Victorian Cast Iron Bronze Signal Cannon Signal cannons were used aboard ship and ashore to make salutes, to warn of danger, and to attract attention in the case of an emergency. They were also used to start yacht races. These cannons were generally cast in the style of the period to which they belong.Presented is […]

Continental Navy Black Powder Signal Cannon Replica

24 POUND CONTINENTAL NAVY SHIPS Smaller size cannons such as this were used to signal other ships to pass orders and information, to salute other vessels in passing, to sound a mutiny, and in time of fog, as a distance off signal. Presented is an high quality cast bronze cannon of the type that was on the gun decks of ship’s of […]

J J Wolfe Foundry Bronze Signal Cannon Steel Skeleton Style Carriage 1840

J J Wolfe Foundry Bronze Signal Cannon Smaller size cannons such as this were used to signal other ships to pass orders and information, to salute other vessels in passing, to sound a mutiny, and in time of fog, as a distance off signal.Presented is a beautiful bronze cannon made by the J J Wolfe […]

Miniature Royal Navy Bronze Cannon on Skeleton Carriage

This design is one of the rarest seen in a small size model of a bronze cannon. It replicates a Royal Navy cannon of the 19th Century with a skeleton iron carriage. High quality antique models of ship’s cannons are scarce, but one with a skeleton carriage is scarcer still. This one likely dates dates from the early 19th Century. […]

Breech Loading Signal Cannon
On Iron Carriage

This breech loading signal cannon shown above is a great example of a breech loader probably dating from near the time of the Spanish American War. Presented is an unusual bronze barreled breech loading cannon mounted on a field type iron carriage. We think this design predates the Spanish American WarMiniature cannons like this were made […]

Mortar Signal Cannon Civil War Period

Smaller size cannons such as this were used to signal other ships to pass orders and information, to salute other vessels in passing, to sound a mutiny, and in time of fog, as a distance off signal.Presented is a very fine cast bronze mortar cannon in a steel carriage. It is marked “Pierre Le Grand”, […]

Large Naval Ships Signal Cannon By William Meuse

WILLIAM MEUSE SIGNAL CANNON Cannons such as this were used to signal other ships to pass orders and information, to salute other vessels in passing, to sound a mutiny, and in time of fog, as a distance off signal.This is a high quality cast bronze cannon mounted in the classic naval carriage of the type that […]

Minature Cannon Barrel
on a Rustic Sailor Made Carriage

This antique miniature ships cannon barrel probably dates from about 1690. Probably made in England, the barrel has no specific markings. Presented is a bronze miniature cannon barrel which is mounted on a very rustic and interesting oak wood carriage. The trunnions are placed below the centerline of the barrel which indicates that it was […]

Antique Cast Iron
Dahlgren Style
Miniature Signal Cannon
Civil War Vintage

 Dalghren Style miniatrue Signal Cannon Civil War Vintage Signal cannons were used aboard ship to make salutes, to warn of danger, and to attract attention in the case of an emergency. They were also used to start yacht races. These cannons were generally cast in the style of the period to which they belong. Presented […]

Civil War Bronze
Ship’s Dahlgren Signal Cannon

Civil War Style Dalgren Signal Cannon   Civil War Era bronze signal cannons on a ship’s carriage are increasingly rare finds. They were used ashore and afloat to make salutes, announce a danger, and to call attention in the case of an emergency. They were also used to start yacht races.  The cannons were made in the style of the […]