BOER WAR (TRENCH ART) - ENGRAVED BRASS USED AMMUNITION SHELL - 1899 -1902

  • Sold for: Start Free Trial or Sign In to see what it's worth.
  • Item Category: Militaria & Weapons
  • Source: eBay UK
  • Sold Date: Sep 30, 2012
  • Channel: Auction House

HERE WE HAVE A USED BRASS ENGRAVED AMMUNITION SHELL FROM THE BOER WAR. THIS IS A NICE LITTLE BRASS ITEM - HEIGHT 95mm WIDTH AT TOP 36mm BUT DIFFICULT TO PHOTOGRAPH DUE TO LIGHT REFLECTION.

READS AS FOLLOWS

A SOUVENIR OF THE

1899 / *00*01*/1902

BOER WAR

THERE ARE FLORAL MOTIFS AROUND BOTH SIDES OF THE WRITING WITH WHAT APPEARS TO BE SHAMROCK OR 4 LEAFED CLOVER AT BOTTOM CENTRE

TOP OF SHELL (OPEN END) TINY BIT OUT OF SHAPE DUE TO AGE/ PASSAGE OF TIME.

PLEASE ASK IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR REQUIRE MORE PHOTOGRAPHS BEFORE BIDDING.

THANKS