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B1285 Portion of 12' gun muzzle and stand, metal, from HMAS Australia, E.O.C. Steel, Australia, 1939. Click to enlarge.

Portion of gun muzzle from HMAS Australia

Made
Portion of 12" gun muzzle and stand, metal, from HMAS Australia, E.O.C. Steel, Australia, 1939

Four bands at end of muzzle, bands descend in height from inside to outside, opposite end to muzzle is rough from blowtorch being applied, E.O.C. Steel, 1939. Museum-made stand.

-1 Gun muzzle portion
-X Museum-made stand

Summary

Object No.

B1285

Object Statement

Portion of 12' gun muzzle and stand, metal, from HMAS Australia, E.O.C. Steel, Australia, 1939

Physical Description

Portion of 12" gun muzzle and stand, metal, from HMAS Australia, E.O.C. Steel, Australia, 1939

Four bands at end of muzzle, bands descend in height from inside to outside, opposite end to muzzle is rough from blowtorch being applied, E.O.C. Steel, 1939. Museum-made stand.

-1 Gun muzzle portion
-X Museum-made stand

Dimensions

Height

600 mm

Production

History

Source

Credit Line

Source unknown

Acquisition Date

8 August 1939

Cite this Object

Harvard

Portion of gun muzzle from HMAS Australia 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 4 February 2023, <https://ma.as/207316>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/207316 |title=Portion of gun muzzle from HMAS Australia |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=4 February 2023 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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