[Cannon and caisson]


The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

A cannon on a caisson, a cart designed for carrying artillery. The cannon and caisson are set beside a single bare tree. There is a wooden pail on the ground beside the cart.


  • Title: [Cannon and caisson]
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: 1861–1865
  • Location Created: United States
  • Physical Dimensions: 17 × 23.4 cm (6 11/16 × 9 3/16 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XP.477.73
  • Culture: American
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Unknown maker, American
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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