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Catalog Number 2014.44.16
Object Name Art, Shell
Accession number 2014.44
Description Decorative 75mm shell casing.

The casing has a fluted lower section, a flared top and an embossed background. The design features a flower combined with the letter R, followed by text. There are dark areas in the recesses and a slight reddish patina.

Inscription: REiMS

Headstamp: 75 DEC APXCC99L18 SD
Subjects World War I
Shell art
Vases
Flowers
Brasswork