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Catalog Number 2014.44.44
Object Name Art, Shell
Accession number 2014.44
Description Decorated Shell Casing

The casing is decorated with an Odd Fellows symbol (Three linked rings with F, L and T inside) on an embossed background. The are twisted flutes in the mid section and a flattened lip. The vase has a patinated surface, leaving the shell casing a Bronze/Red color.

Inscription: FLT DAD I.O.O.F.

Headstamp: 75 DEC A.TE.368 L.16.SD
Subjects World War I
Shell art
Fraternal lodges
Fraternal organizations