Pattern: First National flag; silk. Oil-painted seal on both sides of canton. Obverse: Maryland State Seal. Reverse: stars; motto in gold paint: "Hope is Our Watchword, Truth Our Guiding Star". Signed by artist: "A.T. Jones, 1863". Conserved.
Stars: Eleven gold-painted, 5-point on reverse.
Border: 1 1/2 inches gold metallic fringe on 3 sides, white silk sleeve on hoist edge.
Unit Designation: None.
Battle Honors: None.
|Material||textile (silk); paint.|
|Dimensions||H-28.5 W-47 inches|
|Owned||unidentified women of Kent County, Maryland|
|Owner Regiment||1st Maryland Cavalry, Co. E, "Winder Cavalry" (CSA)|
|Made||A. T. Jones|
|Provenance||Flag of the 1st Maryland Cavalry, Co. E, "Winder Cavalry". Presented to the unit by the Ladies of Kent County, Maryland, 1863.|
unidentified women of Kent County, Maryland
Jones, A. T.