Plate dealing with rifling (helical grooves into the internal (bore) surface of a gun’s barrel) of guns/canons in the 19th century.
Made by Anonymous after Revue Maritime.
Medium: Engraving on wove (vellin) paper.
Sheet size: 32 x 22 cm (12.6 x 8.66 inch).
Condition: very good, given age. Original folds as issued. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
RIFLING-GUN-CANON-ARTILLERY | PCO-B5-07
From ‘Revue Martime et Coloniale’, a periodical published in Paris from 1861-1896 by the French ‘Ministere de la Marine et des Colonies’. This item was published in 1869.