Lot 12: Massive Indonesian Bronze Cannon Barrel Lantaka
December 5, 2016
Royal Tunbridge Wells, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Massive Indonesian Bronze Cannon Barrel Lantaka, 19th century or earlier, half octagonal and with decorative triangular lozenges filled with foliage in relief, swollen breech and muzzle, turned reinforces, raised pan, the breech cast with a crocodile in relief, the foresight cast in the form of a dragon (naga), tubular breech to take a tiller, on its bronze rowlock mounting. Overall length 115cms, bore 3.5cms, weight 31kgs. Good condition and age patina.