Reduced Down to Actual COST this Post Civil War "Women's Relief Corp." Cast Iron Flag Holder in Original Paint. Cast in Raised Letters around an outlined Iron Cross ; "WRC * LOYALTY * FRATERNITY * CHARITY & 1883" Gold painted Highlights on an all black painted Background.
The Women's Relief Corp. was the Largest Fraternity Chartered by Women to Help Support the Wounded Civil War Soldiers, Widows, and Orphaned Children of Soldiers Killed in Action.
Measures 6 1/4 inches from Claw & Ball foot to foot. Stands 3 inches high. Flag holder receptacle Hole is 3/4 inches in diameter and 2 1/2 inches Deep.
Some oxidation on the Worn off painted Raised pattern on the top side, with very Glossy Black paint underneath.