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Catalog Number 2014.44.51
Object Name Art, Shell
Accession number 2014.44
Description Vase made from a 3 pound shell casing.

Figures of a dragon and an elephant extend, in low relief, from the vase's stippled surface. The relief figures have engraved outlines and details. The vase is unstruck near it's base, leaving a v pattern to ring the vase.

Headstamp: W.N.Y. 8-1904 E.C.P. E.A.A. 3 Pdr
Subjects World War 1
Shell art
Vases
Brasswork
Dragons
Elephants