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  • Russian 76.2mm ZIS 3 anti-tank gun brass shell case dated 1943 in very nice solid relic condition lovely brass colour inside recovered from around the village of Plota near Prokhorovka on the battlefield at Kursk 1943 in Russia

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    This is a Russian 76.2mm brass shell case dated 1943 fired by Zis 3 ant-tank gun .The case is complete but with some damage around the neck from being fired but not much it does not retain its shiny original brass colour but has discoloured and damaged from being buried but that inside is lovely brass colour still it still has some of its stamps and markings on the bottom including the date 1943 not that clear to see it is in very nice condition for a battlefield recovered case it has been well cleaned and is perfect for display or any collection. The case was recovered from around the village Plota which is south Prokhorovka ware the main tank battle was on the 12th July 1943. The tin was recovered from village of Plota near Prokhorovka on the battlefield at Kursk 1943 where the largest Tank battle of the war and the last great German offensive of the war in the East in Russia. 

    The Theatre of History Episode 5: The ZiS-3 - COH2.ORG