Pennant

Object Number: 
1946.25
Date: 
1860-1865
Medium: 
Wool, cotton, metal grommet
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 36 1/8 in. ( 3.8 x 91.8 cm )
Description: 
Commission pennant of the U.S.S. Swearer; blue wool canton with seven white cotton stars; originally red and white striped fly tapering to a point; white cotton hoist with a metal grommet in the center.
Gallery Label: 
The U.S.S. Swearer, was commanded by Lieutenant Commander John M. Trent, U.S. Naval Reserve, the donor of this pennant.
Credit Line: 
Gift of John M. Trent
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group