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Object ID # 2005.022.001
Object Name Pennant
Title 147th Grey (Overseas) Battalion Pennant
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Year Range from 1915
Year Range to 1918
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Grey County, Ontario
Description A felt pennant, printed with the insignia of the 147th Grey (Overseas) Battalion. It is made of khaki green-coloured felt. It has colourful printing for the battalion's insignia "badge" design, which incorporates a maple leaf, and there is white printing for the lettering "147th Battalion, C.E.F. Canadian Greys".
Makers mark No printer's identification
Provenance The item was likely printed in Owen Sound for one of the patriotic society groups. Unknown provenance.
Collection Military, 20th-c Collection
Material Felt/Ink/Dye
Dimensions W-69.5 L-29 cm
Found Grey County, Ontario
People Broadhead, Oscar
Subjects World War I (First World War/The Great War)
Maple leaf
Search Terms 147th Grey Battalion