Lot 375    

34-Star American Flag,
2006, Spring Americana, May 10, 11 & 12
hand-sewn linen with painted canton, ca 1847, with quite unusual canton pattern of painted 5-pointed stars in arrangement of a 4-pointed star, hand-sewn hoist, 67" x 47".

Condition:  
Fading on canton with holes in lower right portion around some stars and a few more in upper left of canton, minor small scattered holes in fly, still VG-.
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