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Machine Gun Gallery

Available as Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 66 pictures in our Machine Gun collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


Barrel of Gatling gun, c1872. Creator: Unknown Featured Print

Barrel of Gatling gun, c1872. Creator: Unknown

Barrel of Gatling gun, c1872. Diagram detail of the cyclic multi-barrel Gatling gun, an early form of rotary cannon. Invented by Richard Gatling and patented in 1862, the Gatling was a rapid-fire spring loaded, hand cranked weapon which allowed higher rates of fire to be achieved without the barrels overheating. From "The Franco-Prussian War: its causes, incidents and consequences", Volume I, by Captain H M Hozier. [William Mackenzie, London, 1872]

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The Insurrection under Arabi Pasha, 1882: The Bluejackets clearing the streets Featured Print

The Insurrection under Arabi Pasha, 1882: The Bluejackets clearing the streets

The Insurrection under Arabi Pasha, 1882: The Bluejackets clearing the streets of Alexandria, (1901). Episode of the Anglo-Egyptian War: British sailors with a machine gun in the port city of Alexandria. Egyptian general Ahmad Urabi (or Ourabi) participated in a mutiny that developed into a general revolt against the Anglo-French dominated administration of Egypt. British warships in Alexandria Harbour opened fire on the city's gun emplacements after the Egyptians ignored an ultimatum to remove them. Blue jacket was a term for a junior enlisted sailor in a navy. From "The Illustrated London News Record of the Glorious Reign of Queen Victoria 1837-1901: The Life and Accession of King Edward VII. and the Life of Queen Alexandra". [London, 1901]

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Maxim machine gun, c1895 Featured Print

Maxim machine gun, c1895

Maxim machine gun, c1895. The engineer Hiram Maxim developed the first fully automatic machine gun (1884) which he offered to the United States War and Navy departments. They refused him and he then offered it to the British and it was adopted by the War Office. By 1891 it was standard issue for the British Army. From Der Stein der Weisen. (Leipzig c1895). (Colorised black and white print)

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