Antique 13 Star Nautical US American Flag Civil War
This stunning 13 star nautical flag in the 3-2-3-2-3 pattern measures approximately 4'X8'. Blue wool bunting Canton with cotton stars. Stars are hand-stitched on both sides of the canton as well as hand-stitching on the canton itself. Treadle stitching on the stripes. Hand and treadle stitching date this flag anywhere from the mid to late 1800s. Whip-stitched eyelets on the hoist suggest that this flag is earlier. Stenciled EE Truesdale on both sides of the Canton. Truesdell was the Superintendent of the Webster, Pembroke and China Mills company in Suncook, New Hampshire from 1870 to 1885. Provenance: Found in the attic of a house at the end of Delano's stone warf on Kingston Bay, Kingston, Massachusetts. The item "Antique 13 Star Nautical US American Flag Civil War" is in sale since Tuesday, September 18, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Historical Memorabilia\Flags & Pennants\United States, Country Flags". The seller is "kareegglesto0" and is located in Spring, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States.