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Catalog Number 2014.44.50
Object Name Art, Shell
Accession number 2014.44
Description Decorated Shell Casing

The casing is decorated with a rose branch with one large flower and one unopened flower engraved on an embossed background. The embossed background is bordered near the base by a band of un-embossed semi-circles. There are white/grey, green and dark discolorations in the recesses.

Headstamp: St 84 DEZ. 1914 PATRONENFABRIK KARLSRUHE (smaller stamp of a crown above Ke 11)
Subjects World War I
Shell art
Vases
Roses