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Object Number:42-30-151A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:French
Provenience: France
Period: World War I
Early 20th Century
Date Made: 1914-1918
Early Date: 1914
Late Date: 1918
Section:Historic
Materials:Metal
Copper
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:251 - Other Number

Description

Made from a piece of German shell by French workers. Double-edged blade tapering to sharp point. Recurved quillons. Copper decoration on grip and disc bearing Prussian eagle. Brass sheath.


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