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Catalog Number 2014.44.65
Object Name Art, Shell
Accession number 2014.44
Description Vase made from a shell case.

The shell has a stylized Oak Tree and scroll relief decorating the vase's upper section. The vase has an embossed background, and a band of Oak leaves around the rim. There is engraved lettering on the scroll. The vase also has a fluted lower section. The vase appears to be paired with 2014.44.135.

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

Headstamp: 75 Dec PdPs 832L 17 SG
People Whitley, E.P.
Subjects World War I
Shell art
Vases
Oaks
Gifts
Souvenirs