DescriptionLarge 38-Star Ship's Launching or Garrison Flag. 133" x 67" flag made of light-weight cotton. Machine stitched. 38 appliqued stars on both sides of the canton, arranged in an unorthodox row pattern (6/7/6/6/7/6). This may have started out life as a Civil War period 36-star flag with added stars. Canvas hoist with six whipped grommets. No markings. Fly is hemmed.
Condition: Scattered damp stains. Strong reds. One L-shaped tear in stripes repaired. Splits and discoloration in the canton. Very good overall.
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