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Catalog Number 2014.44.90
Object Name Art, Shell
Accession number 2014.44
Description Decorated Shell Casing

The shell casing is decorated with bands, geometric patterns and text on an embossed background. The top of the casing has been cut into a repeating series of triangles.

Inscription: ST MIHIEL 1918 5AC
On the shell base: MADE BY O BANCHERO (likely with precut stamps)

Headstamp: FN [The rest are indecipherable]
Subjects World War I
Shell art
Brasswork