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Toy cannon

Object Number: 
1941.1050
Date: 
1870-1900
Medium: 
Brass, steel, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 5/8 x 7 3/4 x 3 in. ( 9.2 x 19.7 x 7.6 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: in brass near back end of cannon: "STRONG F. A. CO./NEW HAVEN, CT."
Description: 
Brass toy cannon on black painted steel base with two large spoked wheels.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Enoch Megrue
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group