Flag: 48 star, silk

Object Number: 
INV.11420
Date: 
1912-1959
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 55 x 66 in. ( 139.7 x 167.6 cm )
Description: 
Silk U.S. flag with forty-eight white stars embroidered in the blue canton (six rows of eight stars); thirteen red and white stripes; gold fringe trim around the fly of the flag.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Daughters of the Cincinnati, through R.F. Bailey, 1955
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group