Trench Art of the Great War 

Britannia

Description: Shell casing flower vase made from German 77mm shell. Engraved figure of Britannia with shield and lion at her feet with embossed background.  Reverse with dates in two roundels '1914' '1919' Shell dated September 1915 on headstamp. 9"tall.
 

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