French Mortar Cannon Wooden Model Kit – MANTUA (MA808)
The French Mortar Cannon Wooden Model Kit is manufactured by Mantua Models. Mantua has built its reputation on elaborately detailed model kits. Their model kits use photo-etched brass, cast metal fittings, cast metal and machined turned brass fittings. The detail in their range of wooden model kits is exceptional.
This nice model of a French fortress mortar was reconstructed from original plans. The barrel, large calibre, squat and short range, could fire explosive balls, loaded with stones, nails and scrap – iron.