~ 1918 18 Pounder Trench Art Compressed Brass Shell Case ~
This unusual piece is formed by compressing a full length shell case down to a compact two inches giving an interesting textured finish.$
The base is stamped 18 PR II (for an 18 pounder, mark 2 shell), Lot 440 Broad Arrow, /18 for 1918) and was made by PB & Co.
~ Condition ~
All in good order.
~ Dimensions ~
The shell case base is 10 cm (4 inches) in diameter and is 5 cm (2.5 inches) tall. It weighs 1.4 Kg.