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Catalog Number 2014.44.114
Object Name Art, Shell
Accession number 2014.44
Description Decorated 18 pounder shell casing

The casing has a banded geometric design depicting grape leaves and clusters. A red color added to the shell casing, with a greenish discoloration in the tool marks. It appears to be matched with 2014.44.76

Headstamp: 18 PR II 1917 NBV MRY S 9717
Subjects World War I
Shell art