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Catalog Number 2014.44.37
Object Name Art, Shell
Accession number 2014.44
Description Decorated Shell Casing

The casing is decorated with a long legged water bird (possibly a crane or stork) standing in reeds with engraved details on an embossed background. The is a crowned pattern on top, with the negative space resembling a heart.

Headstamp: RENNES 3 237.L.1906 S

Similar to 2014.44.39
Subjects World War I
Shell art
Cranes (Birds)