DESCRIPTION: Beautiful Arts and Crafts Trench Art WW1 German Shell Souvenir Mesopotamia Fireplace Tools.
Wonderful design on the tongs handle section.
Engraved side of shell depicts buildings and trees, engraved also with Souvenir Mesopotamia.
WW1 German Shell Casing
Marked on bottom of shell 368 SP255 Jan 1917
Round primer pin on bottom is marked Sehlgd / schlr 14 S1 slsb
According to our research, the Sp255 is an inspection mark meaning "spandau", and 368 refers to the quality of the metal of the shell.
19-5/8" tall x 5" wide at the base.
DATE: early 1900's
CONDITION: Please review photos for best idea of condition. some light surface scratching and oxidation.
MEASUREMENTS: Overall shell is 19-5/8" tall and 5" wide at the base. tools are 25" - 26" tall each.
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