Overall: 28 x 31 in. ( 71.1 x 78.7 cm )
embroidered: across bottom, yellow floss: "1st N.Y. Dragoons"
embroidered: center, across eagle's banner: "E PLURIBUS UNUM"
embroidered: reverse, bottom right edge: "Schuyler, Autrey & Graham"
Blue silk Civil War regimental flag embroidered in various colors of chenille and yellow silk floss, with the names of some of the battles the regiment participated in, as well as their statistical details, printed in gilt throughout the ground, American bald eagle clutching olive branches and arrows with crest and banner, surrounded by thirty-four stars representing the states of the Union, inscription across bottom.
Gift of Laura Wolcott Gibbs
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