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13th Minnesota regimental battle flag
fringe detail
paint fragments
sequin
Description Regimental battle flag, cord and tassels of the 13th Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment. It was carried in the Spanish-American War. The double layered silk flag with gold fringe is painted on the front with a wreath and gold leaf stars enclosing the Minnesota state seal. The back reads "THIRTEENTH REGIMENT / INFANTRY / MINNESOTA VOLUNTEERS" in gold leaf lettering. See also flag staff 2007.84.7.B.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 51 inches height leading edge
63 inches width fly
Nomenclature Flag
Tassel
Cord (fiber product)
Creation Made by: Fjelde Sisters
Subjects Used by: United States Army, 13th Minnesota Infantry Regiment (1898-1899)
Used during Spanish-American War, 1898
Used in Philippines
Flags & Banners. War Related. Spanish-American War Era
Dates Use: Exactly 1898 Flag was carried in the Spanish-American War.
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 2007.84.7.A,C