Grenade casing in the shape of a vase with the inscription, Monastir 1914-1915

Чаура од граната во форма на вазна

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The decoration was made in hammering or engraving technique, and in addition to the individual vegetative motifs, it also displayed female and male figures, mostly uniformed. Christian motifs or representations of Christian saints were also found in some objects.
This indicates that the application of brass and bronze, as alloys of copper, found wide application in all aspects of life of the Macedonian population, offering a wide range of products. Their utilitarian and decorative value speaks of the top aesthetic and professional achievements of the local master feats of the population as a whole, leaving a kind of a stamp of time and space as reflection of material and physical existence, and much more on a subtle, spiritual level.

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