Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    DELIGHTFUL 1864 LINCOLN JOHNSON CAMPAIGN FLAG. the 19th century campaign flags are among the true "blue chips" of the political collecting hobby, and Lincoln is always a collecting favorite. 1864 Lincoln Johnson flags are considerably tougher than similar Lincoln Hamlin ones from 1860. This is a rather small variety, 8 ½" by 5 ¾", and is unlisted in " Threads of History". Rather unusual in that "Lincoln and Johnson" is in a vivid blue ink, rather than black. Condition is essentially near-mint, although the blue in the field is faded somewhat(as often seen). The basic flag would have been cut (apparently by hand ) from a repeating roll or sheet, which was of a generic nature and the political legend would have been added in a separate process( hence the lettering done in a different blue ink, remains bold). Just a bit more size would put this beauty in the $10,000+ price class. Total size is 18" by 15" as superbly custom framed. (# This item may require additional shipping charges).

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    View shipping information

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2003
    9th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 599
    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 29 days left to consign to the 2018 December 2 - 3 Luxury Accessories Signature Auction - New York !

    Learn about consigning with us

    The resulting auction of my property overwhelmed me. I want to thank Tom Slater and the Heritage team for a very satisfactory experience and profitable result with my historical consignment.
    Henry L.,
    Lexington, KY
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $614,788