1870s-80s Cast Iron Burglar Alarm Cannon

1870s-80s Cast Iron Burglar Alarm Cannon

Code: anta00009dca-CON


Product Description


WE ARE OUT OF THE OFFICE!!!... We are OUT OF THE OFFICE for the NEXT TEN 10 DAYS, From Monday 10/18/21 until Wednesday 10/27/21 09/24, WITH LITTLE OR NO SHIPPING CAPABILITIES until our Return to THE OFFICE From our Travels to the Police Collectors National in St. Charles Missouri on Thursday October 28th.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts here on our site to add to your collection, BUT Please Note that we will be OUT OF THE OFFICE, from Monday 10/18/21 through Wednesday 10/27/21, and We will be UNABLE TO SHIP, until our return the Office on Thursday 10/28/21, at which time we will resume NORMAL SHIPPING CAPABILITIES. But, during our time away, we will be happy to accept any orders and get the ordered artifacts marked as SOLD right away.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: Circa 1870's-80's Cast Iron Burglar Alarm Cannon. This simple device made of cast iron and wood, was set up with a black powder charge and rigged up to go off if an exterior door was opened to awake the persons inside the house and alert them to potential intruders.

VINTAGE: Circa 1870's -1880's

SIZE: Approximately 10 ??" x 3"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Cast iron and wood



ITEM NOTES: This is from a large collection of American antiques which we will be listing more of over the next few months. CON-DMB-25-15 LABEX5/15

CONDITION: 6+ (Fine - Very Fine): Door cannon shows moderate to heavy wear and oxidation.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.