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Object Name FLAG
Catalog Number 0985.03.00222
Description Pattern: Second National flag; wool, cotton. "Made by G. T. Linden in St. Thomas W. I." stenciled in black ink on hoist edge border. Conserved.
Stars: Thirteen white cotton, 5-pointed.
Border: 1 inch white canvas on hoist edge.
Attachment: Sleeve and/or rope and toggle.
Unit Designation: None.
Battle Honors: None.
Material textile (wool, cotton)
Dimensions H-36 W-54.25 inches
Owned Charles Henry von Schwartz
Made G. T. Linden, St. Thomas, West Indies
Provenance Flag of the CS Blockade Runner, Capt. Charles Henry von Schwartz. Flown on an unidentified blockade runner, used by Capt. von Schwartz, a German.
People von Schwartz, Charles Henry
Linden, G. T.
Search Terms Confederate States Navy (tentative)
Subjects Blockade running
Navies (tentative)