WW1 Trench Art Lighter modeled from a shell base and smaller shell in alloy.
East Africa and motif etched to one side and a Leopard to the other.
The Name George Winnie etched in the removable top.
The East African campaign in World War I was a series of battles and guerrilla actions, which started in German East Africa (GEA) and spread to portions of Portuguese Mozambique, Northern Rhodesia, British East Africa, the Uganda Protectorate, and the Belgian Congo. The campaign all but ended in German East Africa in November 1917 when the Germans entered Portuguese Mozambique and continued the campaign living off Portuguese supplies
In very good condition with no visible damage.
Etching all very clear and legible.