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Trench Art Vase shell vase from 1903 shell

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Military and Wartime4611 of 6019Camouflaged PT Boat Water Color PaintingWW2 Trench Art smoking set
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Posted 6 years ago


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This trench art vase is made from an early US Navy 3 pounder shell. The shell itself dates from 1903 and there is a possibility that this is in fact a Philippine Insurrection shell.

The style is not typical of WW1, but it is hard to pinpoint it to an earlier era without provenance.

The shell stands about 12" and shows some great handwork.

Thanks for looking.



  1. scottvez scottvez, 6 years ago
    Thanks official and walksoftly.

  2. scottvez scottvez, 5 years ago
    Thanks for looking petey!

  3. scottvez scottvez, 5 years ago
    Thanks tom!

  4. scottvez scottvez, 5 years ago
    Thanks bill!

  5. scottvez scottvez, 3 years ago
    Thanks p....


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