13th Minnesota regimental battle flag

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Titles 13th Minnesota regimental battle flag
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, ID Number 2007.84.7.B, and cord and tassels, ID Number 2007.84.7.C.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 51 inches height (leading edge)
63 inches width (fly)
Nomenclature flag
cord (fiber product)
Materials silk (textile)
gold leaf
cotton (textile)
Creation Made by: Fjelde, Pauline Gerhardine
Made by: Hansen, Thomane Fjelde
Subjects Used by: United States, Army, Minnesota Infantry Regiment, 13th (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
Identifiers 2007.84.7.A (Accession Number)

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