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War Trench Art - Model Yacht, 1941


A model yacht made out of split brass artillery shell casing (WWII). Also shows a Australian Military Forces brass button.



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180 mm
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250 mm
50 mm
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The base shell casing has the stamped date 1941.

Contextual Information

Given by Robert Edward Poore. Used in Wireless Hill exhibition Home Front/War Front: Melville's War Stories 2015

City of Melville Museums

City of Melville Museums

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