Clive Farahar Antiquarian Books - Rare and Antiquarian Books and Manuscripts

 
SEBASTAPOL.
CRIMEAN WAR BATTLEFIELD ART
SEBASTAPOL. An Inkwell fashioned out of a Canon Ball and Shot,    1855
engraved 1855 (then faintly) Sebastopol , l4 x 3½ ins. 10 x 9 cms. one of the shot balls have been resoldered,
During the Crimean War mementos were made from the debris of war collected from the battlefields by the soldiers themselves.
£650.00   

Stock ref: 14284




 
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