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Catalog Number 2014.44.124
Object Name Art, Shell
Accession number 2014.44
Description Plated vase made from a shell case.

The vase is colored white/silver, most likely due to plating in another metal. The vase has an engraved field [appearing to be a shield] surrounded by engraved leaves [possibly maple]. The vase has a flared top, fluted base and embossed bands

Inscription: 34th ENGRS. 1919 From George To Mother

Headstamp: 75 DEC H 580L 17 H
Subjects World War I
Shell art
Shields
Mothers
Vases
Search Terms 34th Engineers