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Other Name
BANNER
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
NYLON, WOOD
Catalogue Number
P19960038002
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
BANNER
Date
1975
Materials
NYLON, WOOD
No. Pieces
1
Length
592
Width
97
Description
WHITE NYLON FLAG HAS ON EACH END A RED MAPLE LEAF WITH A WHITE SNOWFLAKE IN THE MIDDLE WHICH ALSO ACTS AS THE STEM. READS ACROSS THE TOP IN RED CAPITAL LETTERS "JEUX CANADA GAMES". THE LINE BELOW READS IN BLUE CAPITALS "LETHBRIDGE". THEN IN YELLOW "SOUTHERN ALBERTA SUD". FINALLY THE BOTTOM LINE IN BLUE IS "1975 FEBRUARY 11-23 FEVRIER 1975". ON EITHER SIDE OF "LETHBRIDGE" ARE A SMALL RECTANGULAR SLIT, EDGES HAVE BEEN REINFORCED TO PROTECT FROM FRAYING. ALONG THE TOP ARE FIVE HOLES REINFORCED BY GOLD COLOURED ALUMINUM RINGS, ARE ALSO ONES IN THE BOTTOM CORNERS. ALONG THE TOP AND BOTTOM THE FLAG IS FOLDED OVER AND SEWN WITH A SPACE ALL THE WAY ALONG OPENING, THIS IS WHERE A YELLOW NYLON ROPE IS THREADED THROUGH. IT COMES OUT AT EACH CORNER AND HANGS. ON LEFT SIDE A WOOD STAKE IS PLACED THROUGH THE HOLES ON THE TOP AND BOTTOM. ON BACK OF TOP RIGHT CORNER IS A TAG THAT READS "CANADIANA REG'D MISSISSAUGA-ONT. FLAF NO. 07. NYLON. MADE IN CANADA". HAS NUMEROUS SMALL BLACK SPOTS ON MATERIAL.
Subjects
VISUAL COMMUNICATION T&E
CEREMONIAL ARTIFACT
Historical Association
SPORTS
COMMEMORATIVE
History
OWNER FOUND BANNER WHEN CLEANING OUT GARAGE IN 1995-1996, BELONGED TO PREVIOUS OWNERS.
Catalogue Number
P19960038002
Acquisition Date
1996-06
Collection
Museum
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