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Flag: 34 stars

Object Number: 
INV.11780
Date: 
1861-1863
Medium: 
Silk, cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 65 1/2 x 101 1/2 in. ( 166.4 x 257.8 cm )
Marks: 
handwritten: on tag on hoist: "GWilliam"
Description: 
Silk U.S. flag with thirty-four white cotton stars applied to the blue canton (four rows of seven stars over one row of six); thirteen red and white stripes; white cotton hoist with grommets at each end.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Brooklyn Children's Museum
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group