Flag on flagstaff

Object Number: 
1969.3.6
Date: 
1900-1950
Medium: 
Silk, wood
Dimensions: 
flag: 12 1/4 x 17 3/4 in. ( 31.1 x 45.1 cm ) flagstaff: 32 x 3/8 in. ( 81.3 x 1 cm )
Description: 
Silk printed U.S. flag with forty-eight stars in the canton; thirteen red and white stripes; nailed to the flagstaff at the top and the bottom of the hoist; gold painted flagstaff with a thin pyramidal finial.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the New York State Court of the National Society of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group