First National Confederate flag

11 double appliquéd wool-silk blend stars hand-sewn onto wool-silk blend canton with machine sewn wool-silk blend stripes. Across the front of the white stripe is embroidered To Freedom`s battle on, we send them and God of Battle thy help lend them. Across the reverse of this stripe is embroidered Our cause is just, our duty we know, and In God we trust, to battle we go. The entire flag is edged in a deeper blue color silk ribbon. There remains 1 red silk tie and the remnants of 2 others. Approx. 34.5″ x 81.5″. We believe this to be a UCV period color. Complete with a gilt bronze painted torpedo-shaped cotton bag that has remnant of a pull-string closure (some paint loss throughout).

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s