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Catalog Number 2014.44.92
Object Name Art, Shell
Accession number 2014.44
Description Decorated shell casing.
The shell casing has raised decorations including, a Eagle with open wings over cross pattée [Iron Cross] surrounded by civic wreath, and a shield, leaf and grape design, all on an embossed background. Some of the details on the design are engraved.

Inscription: Reims

Headstamp: GESP 385 DEZ 1917 st
Subjects World War I
Shell art
Crosses
Eagles
Grapes
Shields