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Catalog Number 2014.44.128
Object Name Art, Shell
Accession number 2014.44
Description Decorated 75mm shell casing

The casing has a design appearing to be swords, combined with acorns and oak leaves, on a dimpled, embossed background. The casing has a fluted base and engraved details and patterns. There is also a shield design with text. Similar to 2014.44.111.

Inscription: ARGONNE 1918

Headstamp: 75 DEC C. 1245L 16. C
Subjects World War I
Shell art
Oaks
Swords
Brasswork