Presidential 38 Star Campaign Flag with the image of James G. Blaine of Main. He ran against Rutherford B. Hayes in the 1876 party nominee election and lost. He ran again in 1880 against James A. Garfield for the party’s nomination and lost. He ran again in 1884 and won his party’s nomination but lost in the general election against Grover Cleveland Flag has patent date imprinted on it below the canton: PATENTED SEPT 4TH 1883 This makes the flag important as he was his party’s Presidential Nominee. Antique American Flag with a presidential image on it is rare and highly collectable. Especially items for the looser as most of his memorabilia was tossed after losing the election. This flag is made of starched gauze. It has seen some rough times as shown in the photographs but it is still rare and collectable. The canton is 10.5″ wide and the circle with Blain’s image in it is 5.5″ across. Great flag for your Americana or Flag collection. Rarity Rating: On our authentic antique American Flags. Rated on a scale of 1 to 10 10 being the most rare. This item rates a [ 9 ] For example, [ 1 ] Rated items are our lowest price items. [ 10 ] Rated items are rare to very rare & priced accordingly. Please refer to item number when requesting info. Please email for price and shipping cost. Sizes are listed below the item number. Each flag comes with a Certificate of Authenticity. We only sell authentic genuine antique American Flags. All framed flags have high quality professional museum, framing, wood frames, all acid free, w/UV acrylic protection. Please refer to item number when requesting Pricing. Thank you for your interest. Shipping to 48 States only. Shipping by FedEx Ground or FedEx Home Delivery.
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