What was a zamburak?

Answer: An unusual form of artillery used in the Early Modern period. A swivel cannon was placed on the back of a camel, enabling artillery to be moved quickly and efficiently. To fire the cannon, the camel would be put on its knees. While likely a Mughal invention, they were used by a range of belligerents in Iran and the Middle East up until the nineteenth century.

Source: Mughal Warfare by J.J.L. Gommans

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