Today we are offering for sale a rare antique World War 1 Platt Brothers artillery shell trench art vase!
This piece is finely crafted from a large artillery ammunition shell, which is marked on the bottom “1916 P.B. & Co”. The artillery shell was turned into a vase by the trench artist, with finely detailed floral etching design on the exterior.
Piece presents well and is in good antique condition, with minor wear, tarnish, oxidation and patina commensurate with age, and a few minor dents.
Dimensions: 11-1/2″ in height, 4″ in diameter