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Catalog Number 2014.44.45
Object Name Art, Shell
Accession number 2014.44
Description Decorated Shell Casing

A pair of flowers (possibly Poppies) with intertwined stems decorating an embossed background. An arrow design, representing the U.S. 32nd Division is set against an separate embossed band. The outer surface is a bronze/reddish color.

Inscription: MARNE
Engraved on the base: FRANK S. HAAS SGT.1ST CLASS 107TH AM.TN. 32ND DIV. MED. DEP'T.

Headstamp: St 117 MRZ. 1915 PATRONENFABRIK KARLSRUHE (small stamp of a crown and Ke 11)
Subjects World War I
Shell art
Vases
Search Terms 107th Ammuntition Train
32nd Division