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Catalog Number 2014.44.52
Object Name Art, Shell
Accession number 2014.44
Description Vase made from an artillery shell casing and decorated with engravings on an embossed background.

The design depicts a shield with engraved text.

Inscription: (on shield:) VERDUN 1917 1919 (on back:) 1914-1918

Headstamp: PATRONEFABRIK KARLSRUHE AUG. 1917 67% Cu Sp2
Subjects World War 1
Shell art
Vases
Engraving