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Early cuverin Date 1898 Encyclopedie Larousse, 1890

Early cuverin Date 1898 Encyclopedie Larousse, 1890


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The culverin, also known
as a hand bombard, consists of a simple smoothbore tube, sealed at one end except
for a small hole used to ignite a gunpowder charge.

A wooden stock partially
encases the barrel, allowing the wielder to hold it under his arm with relative
ease when carrying it. Firing a culverin without support (such as a wall, a
window, or a stand) imparts a –4 penalty on the attack rolls, and the wielder
is knocked prone. A culverin uses 4 doses of black
powder
and grapeshot. Note
that these statistics simulate only the original, hand-held culverins—their
larger descendants are considered cannons and are dealt with in the section
on siege
weapons
.





Firearms
Early
Firearms
(Early) Two-Handed
Firearms
Cost Dmg (S) Dmg (M) Critical Range Misfire Capacity Weight1 Type2 Special
Culverin 4,000 gp 2d6 2d8 ×4 30 ft. 1 (10 ft.) 1 40 lbs. B and
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