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Flintlock hand mortar 1760

Hand mortars were used to fire grenades. The Earl of Albemarle family tradition notes that this example was used at the Siege of Manila in 1762 during the Seven Years War (1756-1763).

Tagged: #you mustn't be afraid to dream a little bigger darling #it was needed #But yes these were a thing #hand mortar #mortar #18th century #arms and armour #I must get myself one #they are just so handy

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