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Catalog Number 2014.44.135
Object Name Art, Shell
Accession number 2014.44
Description Vase made from a spent shell case.

The vase is decorated with a stylized Oak Tree, oak leaves and a scroll in relief on embossed background. The scroll has engraved text. The lower section of the vase is fluted. Appears paired with 2014.44.65.

Inscription: From Capt. E.P. Whitley to Edie

Headstamp: 75 DEC PDPS1617L17KY [T and anchor stamp as well]
People Whitley, E.P.
Subjects World War I
Shell art
Vases
Souvenirs
Oaks
Gifts