The Saxon ‘rapid fire cannon was the most advanced elevating system in Europe at the time allowing the gun to double its rate of canister fire over standard artillery pieces
Each infantry battalion were to have two pieces! This model is suitable for both a 3 pounder or 6 pounder the size difference being so small as to be imperceptible at this scale.
The cannon comes with a barrel decorated with ‘dolphins’. A plain barrel is also available and both appear to be have been used
A big thanks to Christian Rogge and Dr. Stephen Summerfield for helping get this piece into production