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Flag

Object Number: 
INV.12244
Date: 
1861-1863
Medium: 
Wool, linen
Dimensions: 
Overall: 19 x 23 3/8 in. ( 48.3 x 59.4 cm )
Description: 
Printed wool U.S. flag with thirty-four stars in the canton, five rows of stars with six in the center row and seven in the others; thirteen red and white stripes; hoist lined with linen.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group