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    New York 2nd Artillery Painted Flag.
    25.5" x 24" (fringe not included) polished silk standard or battle flag, painted on one side in red, gold and white against a blue ground. It is inscribed "N. Y. S. V. V. 2d Artillery" (New York State Veteran Volunteers). The hems are machine stitched. There are some vertical splits in the red background of the central cartouche. It is attached via a sleeve to a two-part, threaded wooden pole that, when fully assembled, is 96" tall. This unit may be related to the 2nd New York Heavy Artillery that saw extensive action during the Civil War.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2019
    8th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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