World War I era Large Caliber German Artillery Shell


This is a World War I era large-caliber German Artillery shell. This shell is in good condition with some rusting and patina present. The base of the shell is marked “PATRONENFABRIK, KARLSRUHE, JULI, 1915, Karth, Ke.” There is a small crown present above the “Ke” and a few other smaller markings present. The shell is about two feet long and solid brass.