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Flag and flag staff (two pieces)

Object Number: 
INV.11424a-c
Date: 
1900-1940
Medium: 
Wool, cotton. wood, metal finials and nails
Dimensions: 
Overall (a): 35 × 59 in. (88.9 × 149.9 cm) Overall (b): 69 × 1 in. (175.3 × 2.5 cm) Overall (c): 36 1/2 in. × 1 i
Marks: 
printed: on tag on hoist: "THE NAME/ ANNIN/ GUARANTEES/ QUALITY/ the best Since 1847/ HIGH GRADE/ REG. U. S. PAT. OFF./ ALL WOOL BUNTING"
Description: 
Blue wool flag with three gold cotton fleur-de-lys sewn onto the ground; white cotton hoist with metal grommets at each end; nailed to the wooden flagstaff through the grommets and in the center of the hoist with metal nails; brass spade-shaped finial with a conical rest; bottom half of the flagstaff attaches to top with a metal cuff; ball shaped end.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group