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    U. S. Flags: Circa 1845 27-Star Flag. Very rare 47" x 28.5" cotton flag with 27 stars in the canton, arranged in a "Great Medallion" pattern. There were 27 states in the Union for a brief period of nine months. Three whipped grommets with original attachment cords in place. All hand-stitched with stars on both sides of the canton. Light to moderate fading of the red stripes. Old repair/replacement panel measuring 12" in length, positioned on the 6th stripe down, towards the right. Light aging with scattered light stains. We have been unable to locate any auction sales for 27-star flags.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2019
    4th-5th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $300,000 (minimum $49), plus 20% of any amount between $300,000 and $3,000,000, plus 12.5% of any amount over $3,000,000 per lot.

    Sold on May 4, 2019 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
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