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.

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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