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Object Name PAINTING
Title CSS Armstrong
Catalog Number 0985.03.00208
Date 1896
Description Oil on canvas painting of the blockade runner, CSS Armstrong. Signature in lower right corner, "T.J. Molina '96". Label inked across back of canvas, Confederate Blockade/Runner "Armstrong" /M.P. Usina/1864 Captain. Framed.
Material paint (oil); textile (canvas); wood
Dimensions H-18 W-24.5 inches
Owner Regiment CSS Armstrong
Made T. J. Molina
Provenance The oil painting depicts the blockade runner, CSS Armstrong, commanded by Capt. Michael Usina of Savannah, Georgia the last two years of the war. Painted by T. J. Molina in 1896.
Search Terms Confederate States Navy
flag imagery
Subjects Navies