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What are the parameters of these 16th-17th century artillery weapons?

I think the key problem here has been identified in the question "weapons were not really standardised". This was a period when artillery was almost entirely bespoke. You went to a cannon ...
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What are the markings on this shell casing? (Dubrovnik)

According to the DeepL English translation of this Hungarian site, which has a similar picture, the shell was manufactured by GR - Georg Roth AG. gun case factory, Vienna, III, Erdbergerlande 30 (...
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What are the parameters of these 16th-17th century artillery weapons?

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What are the markings on this shell casing? (Dubrovnik)

Most of the markings are already explained by @bookmanu, but "Wdf" seems to be an abbreviation for W├Âllersdorf which is close to/in Vienna and was the location of a large ammunition factory.
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