Lovett Artillery Collection

Imperial German Foot Artillery

9cm. C/ 1873 Kanone

10cm Kanone 1917

15cm schwere Feld Haubitze (s.F.H.) 1893

15cm s.F.H. 1902 (1909 date)

15cm s.F.H. 1902 (1917 date)

15cm s.F.H. 1913

15cm lg.s.F.H. 1913/02

Artillery Collection Overview video

Ralph Lovett’s Research:

US Army WW1 Era Camouflage

Development of the German 15cm
Development of the German 10cm

Imperial German Field Artillery


7,7cm leichte Feld Kanone (l.F.K.) 1896 n/A (1896 date)

7,7cm leichte Feld Kanone (l.F.K.) 1896 n/A (1917 date)

7,7cm leichte Feld Kanone (l.F.K.) 1916

7,7cm lFK 1896 Limber (Protze)

10,5cm leichte Feld Haubitze (l.F.H.) 1898/09

10,5cm leichte Feld Haubitze (l.F.H.) 1916

10,5cm lFH Limber 1898 (Protze)

Artillery Overview video 2

German Third Reich Field Artillery

10,5cm leichte Feld Haubitze18M (leFH18M)

German Manufactured Export Artillery
7,5cm Mountain Cannon L/13 (1891) with Chilean national marks

7,5cm Kanone (1881)

Imperial German Naval Gun
8,8cm S.K. L/30 (1891)

French Produced Artillery
75mm mle/1897 "French 75" Gun

75mm mle/1897 "French 75" Limber

70mm St. Chamond Mountain Howitzer

Imperial Russian Artillery

107mm M1877 (42 Line Gun)

US Artillery-Civil War Era
Woodruff Gun (1861)

10 Pounder Parrott (1862)

3 Inch Ordnance Piece (1861)

US Artillery Related Spanish American-WW1

3.2 Inch M1885 Field Gun


3.2 Inch M1885 Limber (Spanish-American War Era)

75mm US Army M1918 Caisson Limber for the “French 75mm”

75mm US Army M1918 Caisson for the "French 75mm"

US Escort Wagon

US Anti-Tank Guns
37mm Anti-Tank (AT) Gun

57mm Anti-Tank (AT) Gun

76mm T124 Anti-Tank (AT) Gun

GPW Ford "Jeep" used as prime mover for US 37mm AT Gun

German Anti-Tank Guns WW2
3,7cm. Panzer Abwehr Kanone (PAK) 1936

7,5cm. Panzer Abwehr Kanone (PAK) 1940

Japanese Anti-Tank Gun WW2
47mm Type-1

French Anti-Tank Gun
25mm S.A.L. 1937

Chinese Anti-Tank System

57mm Recoilless Rifle De-militarized

British Naval Cannon
9 Pounder Naval Carronade (1810 Era)

Yugoslavian Mortars

60mm M70 Yugoslavian Commando Mortar (De-Millitarized)

60mm M57 Yugoslavian Mortar (One De-Milled & One Live)

82mm Yugoslavian Mortar M69A

Pieces for Sale or Trade
British 3.7 Inch Q.F. sight mount with range drum

US 57mm Trail & Support Bracket

US 3 Inch 1902 Firing Mechanism

US Breech & Parts, Type Unknown

US 37mm Ammo Holder Box for the Stuart Tank

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Recent Updates February 2020: 9cm. C/1873 Kanone with correct wheels, 82mm Yugoslavian Mortar M69A,82mm M69A Fire 4 Video, 82mm M69A Live Fire 3 Video, Hessen 116th Infantry Pickelhaube and Tunic, Prussian 29th Infantry Regiment Pickelhaube, Saxon 12th Trains Regiment Pickelhaube, German Field Artillery and Foot Artillery Conversion Scale, Replacement wheels for the US Army Escort Wagon, Bavarian Artillery Bayonet 1892, Artillery Collection Overview video, Artillery Overview video 2

Recent Updates October 2019: 10,5cm leichte Feld Haubitze 1918M (leBBavarian Artillery Bayonet 1892 avarian Artillery Bayonet 1892 FH18M) , US 3.2 inch M1885 Field Gun, More work on the German 10,5cm lFH 98/09, US WW1 167th Infantry Lieutenant Donald Philbrick Uniform Group, German 7,7cm lFK 96 n/A Sightmount, Prussian 8th Trains Wartime Pickelhaube, French 75mm mle/97 with its French Limber, US 151st MG BN Tiller Uniform Group now with Dog Tag

Recent Updates January 2019: The German, Prussian Field Artillery Harness and Saddles for a Six Horse Team , Saxon 19th Trains Regiment Tunic, Prussian Field Artillery School Tunic ,Prussian Mounted Troops Bugle, German Artillery Meteorological Computer 1934 , Additional Work on the 10,5cm lFH 98/09, US WW1 151st Machine Gun BN Overcoat from Pvt. Lumsden, US WW1 151st Machine Gun BN Uniform Group from Pvt. Thurman Lewis Tiller , Elevation Gear for the Krupp 7,5cm Kanone 1881 Export Gun, Bavarian 11th Field Artillery Regiment Pickelhaube, German 1889 Dragoon Saddle , Operations of the 29th Divsion 8 October - 30 October 1918, 116th Regiment, Württemberg 49th FAR Tunic and Helmet, Prussian 44th Field Artillery Regiment Wartime Pickelhaube, US WW1 167th Infantry 1st Lieutenant George R. Newbegin Uniform Group;Yugoslavian M53 (MG42) Wise Lite Semi Auto Video

*This site documents Leon and Ralph Lovett's private collection of Artillery, Anti-Tank Guns, Naval Guns, and Mortars

*This collection is used for study of historic artillery and ordnance related technology from 1800-1957

*Unless otherwise noted, all color photographs on the web site are images of actual examples within the Lovett Collection

*In some cases, period black & white photographs and drawings depict pieces outside of the collection.

*Our goal is restoring and maintaining operational historic artillery pieces plus their associated equipment

*All artillery within the collection produced after 1898 is registered in the US with ATF

*We are not a politically oriented group

*Elements of this collection may be considered for Movie Props Rental

*The Lovett Collection has been involved a number of movies to include Glory, Legends of the Fall, General's Daughter and work with Skywalker Sound for the Speilberg film War Horse.

*Recipients of the Honorable and the Ancient Order of Saint Barbara  

For all inquiries about use of materials (research, pictures, Movie Property Rentals) please contact

Ralph Lovett at (Lovett155@hotmail.com)

All images, research, and text are sole property of Ralph Lovett