140-1 BULBOUS AND TWISTED
Garland of foliage on a highly twisted body.
Could be used as an oil lamp
122-1 - FLAMING BOMB
6 Pdr Washington Naval Yard, marked 5-1904. Bulbous body, flaring top H. 9", diameter at rim 8.5", traces of red paint.
possibly done by Dirk Van Erp
83-1 - VINE AND LEAVES
Long flutes, garland of vine and leaves, Top deeply scalloped with palm leaf pattern
37-1 - BULBOUS
18 Pdr shell fluted with traces of black paint, body expanded, upper band and top flared, H. 11.5". Diameter 4"
24-2 - PAIR OF COMPRESSED SHELLS
18 Pdr. Shell is scored with horizontal lines, then annealed [heated] then squashed down [technique described in J. Kimball book]
24-3 PAIR OF COMPRESSED SHELLS
Small but heavy..
45-1 PAIR WITH HONEYCOMB PATTERN
Traces of black paint. One polished, the other with patina. Top flared, thick ring "au repousse" H. 13"
60-2 - PAIR WITH WAVY RIPPLED DESIGN
Light plays with the wavy ripples. Two rings, lower band embossed, top band with flowers. Pie top
60-1 - PAIR WITH WAVY RIPPLED PATTERN
Those vases were meant to hold dry flowers back home
33-2 - SIDES FLATTENED
13 Pdr Shell simply flattened to a square section. Uneven punches at the base and the top. Hole to wire a lamp .H. 11.5"
33-1 - SIDES FLATTENED
7-1 - THE MYSTERY VASE
Top scalloped outward, body stippled and embossed. Indian or Nepalese pattern?
Caliber 105H. 9.5" marked 105L Mle 1913 A. G19L 18R
22-1 - ROUNDELS AND DIMPLES
Top flared, two bands with roundels, body with diagonal stripes H. 13" US shell for Schneider canon. Origin: Lvov
38-1 - PAIR OF SHELLS FLUTED
One with top cured inward, the other unfinished. Varnished.
38-3 - PAIR OF SHELLS FLUTED
Here the punched used has a spoked wheel pattern.
41-1 - MEDLEY SHELL
Pie crust top, diamond shape pattern on an embossed background enhanced by two rings. Lower part left unworked
19-1 - OUTDOOR LANTERN
Fluted and decorated with Arabian pattern, three holes for hanging, glass beads H.8" Outdoor patina
#105 - 79th DIVISION
Insignia [Cross of Lorraine] and heraldic Eagle. Embossed, fluted and twisted. H.9"