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House flag, Golden Fleece Line

AAA1000
Flags

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Collection Flags
Gallery locationNot on display
PeopleDepiction: Carmichael, A & J H, Greenock
Provenance: Bolt, Daniel
VesselsMermerus (1872)

Object details:

Object ID AAA1000
Description The house flag of A. and J.H. Carmichael, Greenock (Golden Fleece Line). The flag is made of wool bunting, machine sewn with a linen hoist. A rope and wooden toggle is attached. the details of the golden fleece emblem ar painted. There are hand sewn repairs. It was used on 'Mermerus' 1872. A red rectangular flag with a white saltire overall. In the centre is a white-bordered blue disc bearing a depiction of the golden fleece in yellow.
Date made

Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Daniel Bolt Collection
Materials wool; linen; machine sewn; hand sewn; painted
Measurements flag: 1828.8 x 2286 mm
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  • House flag, Golden Fleece Line (AAA1000)
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