Flag

Flag
Title
Flag
Date 
ca. 1918
Medium 
Wool, cotton, metal grommets
Dimensions 
Overall: 27 1/2 x 50 1/2 in. ( 69.8 x 128.3 cm )
Description 
Wool Real Estate Board flag with a blue triangle canton along the hoist with the white cotton letters "RE" in its center; seven red and white striped field; white cotton hoist with metal grommets at each end.
Credit Line 
Gift of John V. Irwin
Object Number 
1944.71
Marks 
printed: on hoist: "Universal Flag Co." sewn: in canton: "RE"
Gallery Label 
This flag was used during the Liberty Loan drives during World War One.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group