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    US07915
    Item No. US07915

    DESK SET- 5 PCS, WARTIME 1916 VINTAGE: 1916 75MM SHELL CASE W/RAISED IK BACK(CUT-OUT) W/COPPER IK SET INSIDE OF THAT W/GERMAN BUTTON IN CENTER, W/BRASS LID(FOR STAMPS, ETC), 1916 37 MM SHELL W/CROSS OF LORRAINE IN COPPER SET ON BACK SIDE(FOR PAPER CLIPS, ETC); PEN/ENVELOPE "REST"(TO PLACE LETTERS ON FOR MAILING), WHICH IS A FLAT PC. OF BRASS SHELL CASE WALL W/8 CURLED/POINTED ENDS(LIKE FLAMES) W/COPPER "VERDUN" LETTERS IN CENTER AND "16" ON CURLED ENDS(MEANING 1916), W/STANDING GERMAN CARTRIDGE ON ONE END W/TWO 1/3 BULLET RAISED "ARMS"(SIMILIAR TO A CROSS) W/GERMAN BUTTON TOP(NEAT, ONE OF A KIND FOR SURE); COPPER SCIMITAR LETTER OPENER FROM DRIVING BAND, WITH A "HOLDER" MADE OF BULLET W/IK DESIGN IN ROUND BASE. ALSO HAS A DOUBLE BACKED CARTRIDGE(8MM GERMAN) SET WITH FINE ENGRAVING, TIPS COME OUT WHICH HELD PENCIL/QUILL TYPE PEN TIP(NOT PICTURED). LOT

    $189.50




    US14611
    Item No. US14611

    LAMP- SHELL ART, SOLDIER AT TREE: THIS IS AN UNUSUAL 21" TALL LAMP AND IT HAS A FIGURE OF A DOUGHBOY STANDING AND READING A MAP ON A TREE. FIGURES OF ANY TYPE ON LAMPS ARE VERY RARE, ESPECIALLY SOLDIERS. IT HAS A WOOD BASE WITH TWO LIGHT SOCKETS. THE FIGURE IS 7" HIGH WITH "VERDUN" AT THE BOTTOM.

    $349.50




    US15136
    Item No. US15136

    SHELLS- PAIR, TRENCH ART, 75MM: THIS MATCHED SET OF LEFT AND RIGHT SHELLS WERE INTENDED TO BE DISPLAYED AS A FACING PAIR ON A MANTLE. EACH IS EMBOSSED FOR THE APPEARANCE OF SMALL TREE WITH GRAPEVINES AND BUNCHES OF GRAPES APPLIED TO THE SURFACE, BUT WHAT IS VERY UNUSUAL IS THE DARK JAPAN LIKE FINISH APPLIED TO THEM TO SIMULATE THE ACTUAL TREE COLOR. THIS IS THE ONLY PAIR WE HAVE EVER SEEN DONE WITH THIS VERY DARK "TREEBARK" TEXTURE AND FINISH. THE TOPS ARE SLIGHTLY FLARED AND FLUTED. NEW LIKE CONDITION.

    $289.50




    US15271
    Item No. US15271

    OPENER- LETTER, ALL EXC: ...(B) FRENCH CARTRIDGE WITH GERMAN CROWN BUTTON ATTACHED, 8" O/A LENGTH WITH FOUR LEAF CLOVER CROSSGUARD MOTIF WITH 4-1/4" SCIMITAR BRASS BALDE WITH OPENWORK CENTER ENGRAVED "SIR DE FRANCE"; ...(D) FRENCH CARTRIDGE HANDLE WITH GERMAN CROWN BUTTON ATTACHED, ROUND CROSSGUARD WITH AN EMBOSSED(APPLIED) GERMAN SPIKED HELMET MOTIF(ALSO FOUND ON MATCH SAFES), 8" OVERALL W/COPPER 4" SPEARPOINT BLADE; ...(G) ALL COPPER(75MM DRIVING BAND), 7" OVERALL W/2-1/2" SCIMITAR TYPE BLADE ENGRAVED WITH "VERDUN", AND ON ONE END THE COPPER WAS FLATTENED AND CURLED AROUND WITH AN OAK LEAF TIP. THIS IS PROBABLY GERMAN SINCE IT HAS THE OAK LEAF, VERY FANCY DESIGN. CHOICE FOR THE MONEY.

    $59.50




    US15504
    Item No. US15504

    OPENER- LETTER, TRENCH ART - SOME ARE WARTIME DATED, SHOWING THAT THEY WERE BEING MADE ALL DURING THE WAR. ON ONE "PERSONAL EFFECTS" DOCUMENT, A "LETTER OPENER" AND "SILK HANKIES" WERE FOUND ON THE BODY, SO SOLDIERS BOUGHT THEM FROM STEET VENDORS AS A SOUVENIR OF THE TOWNS THEY PASSED THROUGH ON THIER WAY TO THE FRONT. WE HAD A VET LOT WITH A TAG ON A BRASS OPENER WHICH READ "GERMAN TRENCH DAGGER", SO HE MUST HAVE TAKEN IT FROM A GERMAN SOLDIER, INDICATING THAT THEY ALSO BOUGHT THESE THINGS JUST LIKE ANY SOLDIER. WE HAVE THE FOLLOWING: ...(B) RIFLE CARTRIDGE HANDLE(GERMAN 8MM) W/"GOTT MIT UNS" BUTTON TOP, W/SCIMITAR BRASS 4" CURVED BLADE ENGRAVED "ARMENTIERES" IN FANCY BLOCK LETTERS; ...(D) CARTRIDGE HANDLE(FRENCH 1908 DATED 8MM) WITH CROWN ATTACHED FROM GERMAN BUTTON, 8" OA W/5" OPENWORK SCIMITAR BRASS BLADE ENGRAVED "TOUL"; ...(E) CARTRIDGE HANDLE, 7" OA,(8MM FRENCH W/WINGED IMPERIAL PRUSSIAN EAGLE FROM NAVY BUTTON ADDED), W/SCIMITAR BRASS 4" BLADE W/CROSSGUARD, ENGRAVED "VERDUN 1918"; ...(H) CARTRIDGE HANDLE(GERMAN 8MM), 8" OA W/PLAIN 5" BRASS BLADE W/QUILLION CROSSGUARD. CHOICE ON THESE FOR THE LIST PRICE.

    $39.50





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