38 Star Flag Kerchief with Great Star Pattern ~ 1876 SKU 4287 / SOLD

Flag Size:18″x18″ Frame Size:29″x29″

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This very rare 38 Star flag which is stenciled on to a very fine high quality silk with a linen type weave & texture and has a elaborate sewn border. Stenciling has been used since the 1400’s. This flag was very expensive in its day as only the wealthy could afford a flag like this. Sometimes a flag like this would also be called a kerchief, but it still represents a flag. Also used during Presidential Campaigns and at the Nomination Convention to show support for their candidate. It has an extremely rare star pattern as the stars are arranged in a scattered circle as the stars take the shape of a star. Dates from 1877 to 1890 Ulysses S. Grant & Rutherford B. Hayes were President during this period. Fantastic flag with extremely rare star pattern. Flag Size:18″x18″ Frame Size:29″x29″ Rarity Rating: [ 7.5 ] Rated on a scale of 1 to 10 10 being the most rare. This item rates a [ 7.5 ] For example, [1] rated items are the most common & lowest price. [10] Rated items are rare and the highest price we offer. Please email for price and shipping cost. Sizes are listed below the item number. Please refer to item number. Each flag comes with a Certificate of Authenticity. We only sell authentic genuine antique American Flags. All framed flags have archival framing w/UV acrylic protection. Please refer to item number when requesting Pricing. Thank you for your interest.

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