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Catalog Number 1970.014.033
Object Name Shell, Artillery
Description USA Government shell projectile - heavy steel which appears to have been machine lathed. At the base are 2 grooves and then what appears to be a brass collar straight at top edge, but irregular at bottom edge. Inside top appears to be threaded across from torn edge is a small hole through edge. Inside the base is concave.

At top inside a white paper sticker with "F.E. Willliamson/ 1025 17th St." typewritten on it. Stamped on base "0 90"

early date is approximate
Date 1916
Dimensions L-21.1 Dia-7.5 cm
Collection Permanent
Search Terms World War I
Caption Artillery Shell
Other Name Shell Projectile
Material steel