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One of three stone cannonballs associated with Mons Meg. A cannonball of this kind, thought to have been fired by Mons Meg, was found where the Royal Botanic Garden is today (nearly 2 miles from Edinburgh Castle).
Collection Type
Date Made
1450-1600
Period
Dimensions
dia 460mm (dia 1' 6 1/8")
dia 420mm (dia 1' 4 9/16")
h 585mm (h 1' 11 1/16")
Property Information
Accession No
EDIN090

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