November 10, 2021 11:00 EST

American Furniture, Folk and Decorative Arts

 
  Lot 10
 
Lot 10 - A 20-Star American National Exclusionary Flag

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A 20-Star American National Exclusionary Flag
Civil War era

The cotton stars hand-sewn in 5-5-5-5 'akimbo' rows on a two-part wool bunting canton, hand-sewn wool bunting stripes, canvas header with twill tabs and two brass grommets. The header inscribed in ink, "Peny 47 High Street." The flag folded, mounted and framed.

36 in. x 58 1/2 in. folded size

Provenance

Collection of Jeffrey Kenneth Kohn, MD.

Sold for $18,900
Estimated at $20,000 - $25,000


 

The cotton stars hand-sewn in 5-5-5-5 'akimbo' rows on a two-part wool bunting canton, hand-sewn wool bunting stripes, canvas header with twill tabs and two brass grommets. The header inscribed in ink, "Peny 47 High Street." The flag folded, mounted and framed.

36 in. x 58 1/2 in. folded size

Provenance

Collection of Jeffrey Kenneth Kohn, MD.

Note

This flag was fabricated with stars representing those states loyal to the Union during the Civil War.

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