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Title Shell Case Vase
Object Name Trench Art
Object ID 2000.317.01
Year Range from 1940
Year Range to 1945
Description Artillery Shell Art, 40 Names, probably made for a U.S. serviceman or organization. Fluted with fintailedge and belled top with 40 proper names, several commanders, one tank, one artillery piece, five helmeted figures, and six prisoners in a partially destroyed city. Has "Pelikan" on bottom of case. Markings on shell bottom (besides Pelikan, 105mm, M4, tpe Lot BB1-1-90 1945.
Search Terms World War II
Shell Case Art
Trench Art