|Object Name||Art, Shell|
Decorated shell casing
Naval Anchor (U.S.N.), and botanical (rose and other flower) designs on an embossed background with some engraving. A fluted lower section and pie crust top that is patinated to achieve a reddish/bronze color. Some recesses created by embossing show a white discoloration.
Inscription: USN BASSENS
Headstamp: AMLOT 75M\MGUN LOT1241-75 G.M.CO. (Small stamp of 6N)
World War I