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From the Collection of Creswick Museum Town Hall Building 70-72 Albert Street Creswick Victoria

Description
Silk printed flag. Union Jack as background with 6 stars representing the 6 States of the Federation. Portraits of their H.R.H George, Duke of Cornwall and York and his wife Mary, Duchess of Cornwall and York. A crown above their portraits and a scroll with the words Australian Federation 1901. After conservation the flag has been mounted on a pad and stored in box made to fit the flag.
Size
80 x 60
Object Registration
01145
Keywords
royal tour 1901, federation
Historical information
Federation of six states of Australia
When Made
Early 20th Century
Significance
Rare Souvenir Flag from Federation of Australia 1901
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM