This is a British 18 pounder shell case turned in to trench art due to the basic of the design properly done by the troops themselves in the trenches or rear area or even post war battlefield clearance .The case is in fantastic condition with a scratched man and women in a harbour with boats scene or design the case is in lovely condition still its shiny brass colour it has no major damage perfect condition for a display or any collection .The case has all its original markings on the bottom of it including the date 1916 the primer is dated November 1917 all the markings are clear to read. The case comes from a private collection on the Somme and is a very nice condition relic from the famous Somme battlefield of 1916-1918.
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