WW1 Stokes Mortar Trench Art / Factory made Superb Miniature Packing
WW1 Stokes Mortar Trench Art / Factory made Superb Miniature Packing Create & Bombs
This one of the finest examples of brass trench art, I have come across and depicts a War Department wood packing create holding three 3 inch Stokes bombs. One bomb comes apart. The inside of the packing case lid is engraved “Model 3” Stokes Bombs J. Alexander Esq Sep 1917 T.T. One end of the create is stamped Lot 1A which is repeated to each bomb. The other end “TT 9:17”. The size of the create is Length 3” Width 1 1/2” Height 1”. VGC.