November 19, 2020 10:00 AM EST Cincinnati


48-Star Veteran Flag

Printed flag on glazed cotton, 7.75 x 13.5 in. Staggered star pattern. Diagonal stamped overprint: "Veteran." Most likely this flag was carried by Civil War or Spanish-American War veterans in victory parades commemorating at the end of World War I.

Provenance:J. Richard Pierce Collection of American Parade Flags


Loss to flag along hoist end, particularly along lower portion below canton. Toning, some soiling. Professionally mounted using stitch on board. 

Estimate: $1,200 - $1,600
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