Flag: 13 Star American Flag

Object Number: 
1941.1174
Date: 
1900-1940
Medium: 
Cotton, metal grommets
Dimensions: 
Overall: 37 1/4 x 57 1/8 in. ( 94.6 x 145.1 cm )
Marks: 
handwritten: on hoist: "J W DUNSMORE/ COLL/ D-14"
Description: 
Reproduction cotton "Betsy Ross" styled U.S. flag with thirteen applied stars on both sides of the blue canton in a circle around a single star: thirteen red and white stripes; white hoist with metal grommets at each end.
Gallery Label: 
This reproduction Revolutionary War flag was used by the donor in his studio when painting images of the American Revolution.
Credit Line: 
Gift of John Ward Dunsmore
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group