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Catalog Number 2014.44.163
Object Name Art, Shell
Accession number 2014.44
Description Decorated 75mm shell case.

The case has a relief depicting crossed American and Tricolor flags over crossed rifles with a four leaf clover, all surrounded by flowering plants. The relief is on an embossed background with stippled detail work. The case has a fluted base and some cracks near its top. The four leaf clover is possibly representative of the U.S. 88th Division.

Inscription: 1918 E 350 [E 350 written around the crossed guns] SGT. STOLL [engraved on bottom of shell]

Headstamp: 75 DEC D.634L.16.D R
People Stoll, Sgt.
Subjects World War I
Shell art
Search Terms 88th Division