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Catalog Number 2014.44.59
Object Name Art, Shell
Accession number 2014.44
Description Decorated Shell Casing

The casing is decorated with Crossed Cannon (U.S. Artillery) and a four leaf clover (U.S. 88th Division symbol) with engraved outlines on an embossed oval background. There is a white color in the recesses created by embossing, but dark in the engraved recesses

Inscription: [on scoll:] ST MIHIEL (on oval, around the cannon) C AM TN 313 1918

Headstamp: 75 DEC A.RS L411 15 RS RS
Subjects World War I
Shell art
Vases
Search Terms 88th Division