A Joseph Manton brass and oak model of a cannon, brass saluting cannon with barrel stamped J.M. on both trunnions. Joseph Manton stamped on breech of cannon. Complete with touch hole with sliding cover.
Lot includes cannon loading rod as well as wedges to raise and lower the cannon. Because of the font style of the stamping this is probably Joseph Manton of Montreal Canada. Circa 1875 to 1900....[more information available via subscription]