Prussian Wrought Iron Gun Carriages
Engraving from Richard Delafield's Art of War in Europe that reviewed and recorded the Crimean War, Siege of Sevastopol etc. and military art in Europe including fortifications, military installations and battlefields for Congress in 1854, 1855 and 1856, published by G.W. Bowman in 1861.
Text reads: Prussian Wrought Iron Gun Carriages. Fig 30 Garrison Carriage, put together for use as a Barbette Carriage for a seven foot Parapet. Fig 32 Garrison Carriage, put together for use as a low Barbatte Carriage. For particulars see plates of Prussian Artillery presented by the Minister of War of Prussia, and filed in the War Office at Washington. Sen. Ex. Doc. No. 59, 36 Cong. 1st Sess. Engraved and Printed by Jewett & Hemming, Buffalo, N.Y.
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