Lot 88: 1916 WWI Trench Art Vase
November 27, 2016
Bluffton, SC, USALive Auction
Description: WWI Trench Art brace vase, made grom a British shell case. Dated 1916, plus other markings. Measures approx 12.5 inches. Trench art is a form of folk art that began as soldiers were stuck in the trenches of combat during WW1. Artworks were made from various military parts, weapons & ammunition casings. This is a wonderful example of a LARGE shell casing that has been twisted to an abstract through the middle portion.