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Flag

Object Number: 
INV.12344
Date: 
1850-1875
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 22 1/4 x 24 1/2 in. ( 56.5 x 62.2 cm )
Description: 
Silk machine-sewn U.S. flag with nine stars in the blue canton (eight in a circle around a single star); thirteen red and white stripes; white cotton hoist.
Gallery Label: 
This U.S. flag may be a Civil War flag of the Union, representing nine Northern states.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group