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Trench Art
Trench Art

Trench art is a form of folk art made by soldiers. Metal casings from bullets and mortar shells were cut and decorated to form useful objects, such as vases. The term "trench art" originally referred to art made by soldiers in the trenches during World War I, but has since been used to describe art from all conflicts dating back to the 1800s. .

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 Trench ArtSaltshaker Machine Gun Casing, Silver, World War II, 3 1/5 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 Trench ArtVase Brass, Scalloped Flared Rim, Crimped Sides, Leaves, c.1918, 13 In. Pair2015Login / Create Account for Price
 Trench ArtVase Shell Casing, Brass, Repousse, Eparges, Flowers, World War I, 13 1/2 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 Trench ArtTazzaArtillery Shell, Brass Soldier, Machine Gun, Field, Marble Foot, c.1920, 2 1/2 x 4 3/4 In.2014Login / Create Account for Price
 Trench ArtVaseBrass Shell Casing, Scalloped Top, Hammered Design, 3 Footed, c.1917, 3 x 3 1/2 In.2014Login / Create Account for Price
 Trench ArtWatch HutchTall Case Clock Shape, Walnut, Bonnet Door, Sawtooth Opening, Scallops, 21 x 6 In.2014Login / Create Account for Price
 Trench ArtBraceletCuff, RGH Monogram, Star Circle, Pierced, Metal, 5 1/4 x 1 1/2 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 Trench ArtLetter OpenerWorld War I Bullet Shell, Dove Holding Flower, c.1916, 7 3/4 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 Trench ArtVaseShell Case, Bronze, Silver, Copper Moorish Designs, Hebrew Text, c.1918, 11 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 Trench ArtVaseShell Casing, Brass, Holly Design, Reims France, World War I, 13 In., Pair2013Login / Create Account for Price
 Trench ArtVaseShell, Brass, Torch Design, c.1915, 7 1/2 x 3 3/4 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 Trench ArtAshtray 3 Cigarette Rests, Shell Casing Center, World War II2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Trench ArtLetter Opener Bullet, Brass1941, 6 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Trench ArtLighter Shell Casing, Plastic 4 Stair Step Base, World War II, 7 x 4 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Trench ArtVase Shell Casing, Carved, Birds1940, 11 1/2 x 4 In. Pair2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Trench ArtVase Shell Casing, Carved, Flowers, Crest, Verdun, World War I, Marked, 13 3/4 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Trench ArtVase Shell Casing, Flowers, France, World War II, 12 1/2 x 3 1/2 In. Pair2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Trench ArtVase Shell Casing, Fluted, Twisted, Marked, World War I, 13 1/8 x 3 3/8 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Trench ArtAshtray3 Cigarette Rests, Shell Casing Center, World War II, 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Trench ArtLetter OpenerBullet, Brass, 1941,6 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Trench ArtLighterShell Casing, Plastic 4 Stair Step Base, World War II, 7 x 4 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Trench ArtVaseShell Casing, Carved, Birds, 1940,11 1/2 x 4 In. Pair , 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Trench ArtVaseShell Casing, Carved, Flowers, Crest, Verdun, World War I, Marked, 13 3/4 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Trench ArtVaseShell Casing, Flowers, France, World War II, 12 1/2 x 3 1/2 In. Pair , 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Trench ArtVaseShell Casing, Fluted, Twisted, Marked, World War I, 13 1/8 x 3 3/8 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price


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