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Flag: 38 Stars American

Object Number: 
1941.137
Date: 
1876-1889
Medium: 
Wool, cotton, linen, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 84 x 138 in. ( 213.4 x 350.5 cm )
Description: 
Wool machine-sewn U.S. flag with thirty-eight cotton stars hand sewn to the canton; thirteen red and white stripes; linen hoist with metal grommetfs along its length.
Gallery Label: 
This flag was made when the thirty-eighth state, Colorado, entered the Union in 1876.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Jasper Cairns
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group