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  • Trench art clock weight made from German 77mm brass shell case for the 7.7 cm Feldkanone 96 and base from 75mm French shell case both dated 1917,lovely condition no real damage found on the Somme battlefield 1916-1918

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    This is a Trench art clock weight made from German 77mm brass shell case for the 7.7 cm Feldkanone 96 and base from 75mm French shell case both dated 1917. The case is in lovely condition with no major damage its shiny brass colour with only a little bit of discolour it has had a base welded to either end the end with the French base has weight hook attached  The case with the 2 bases has all of its original markings clear to see and is a well done bit of trench art the case is from a private collection on the Somme. A very nice German artillery relic which has been turned in to trench art from the famous Somme battlefield of northern France in 1916-1918.

    Württemberg 7.7cm Feldkanone 96 n.A. crew | Letter dated 18.… | Flickr