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A 13-Star American Flag, circa 1865
Machine-sewn cotton stars arranged in a 4,5,4 pattern with upper and lower rows in opposing arcs, on a wool bunting canton, with wool bunting, machine-sewn stripes,
cotton twill hoist with two hand-sewn grommets attached to tape tabs, mounted and framed.
32 in. x 59 in. (sight)
FOOTNOTE:
Literature: Kevin Keim & Peter Keim, A Grand Old Flag: A History of the United States Through its Flags (2007), 35.

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A 13-Star American Flag, circa 1865

Estimate $8,000 - $12,000Nov 24, 2019
Starting Bid $4,000
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Philadelphia, PA, USA
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Auction Curated By:
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Lynda Cain
Vice President | Department Head, American Furniture, Folk & Decorative Arts