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    36-Star Civil War Period Silk Military Headquarters Flag. 76" x 72" machine stitched, gilt or gold-painted stars arranged in concentric ovals with corner stars, appearing on both sides of the canton. Gold-colored fringe on three sides. Quite delicate with numerous splits, mostly concentrated on the white stripes. Strong colors. Valid from October 31, 1864 to March 1, 1867. All of the characteristics point towards military usage. Properly conserved and framed, it would make an impressive display piece and center-of-attention.

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    Proxy Bidding Ends
    September
    25th Saturday 10:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    September
    25th-26th Saturday-Sunday
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    6 Days 9h 15m 3s
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 43001-43329) - 11:00 AM Central Time, Saturday, September 25, 2021.
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    Dallas, TX 75261



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