We recently visited Normandy and this empty brass shell was recovered from Utah Beach in Normandy, site of the D Day Landings. Purchased in a small military store in St Marie Du Mont.
A little piece of WWII history.
See photo of underside for markings.
In original and untouched condition. Brass can be polished if desired.
This type of shell was typically used in US Sherman Tanks.
Size 35cm high. Weighs 1.3kg