|Object Name||Art, Shell|
Decorated Shell Casing
The casing is decorated with U.S. 8th Division Insignia and crossed American and French flags with engraved details on an embossed background. It has a pie crust top and fluted lower section as well as significant warping, leaving the piece leaning at a substantial angle. There is additional red/copper colored patination.
Inscription: FRANCE 1918 1919 A-E-F
Headstamp: 75 DEC D.91L.17.D TS
World War I