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Catalog Number 2014.44.111
Object Name Art, Shell
Accession number 2014.44
Description Decorated Shell Casing

A relief of a shield flanked by swords each with oak leaf and acorn designs decorate the shell casing. Zig Zag engraving on the details. Fluted lower section and zig zag geometric design near base

Inscription: VERDUN 1918

Headstamp: 5 DEC S 1181 15 D L? RS PD.PS [Only partially legible]

Similar to 2014.44.128
Subjects World War I
Shell art