C1877 SILK 38 STAR US AMERICAN FLAG, GENERAL LANDER CIVIL WAR GAR POST, LYNN MA. Circa 1877, 38 STAR Historical Old Vintage Civil War GAR U.
Printed silk Flag with gold gilt letter identification reading; IN MEMORIAM - GEN'L. No 5 was established in 1885. Outstanding jewel-tone colors and rich gold gilt lettering...A tribute to a notable historic GAR Post in Lynn, Massachusetts. On July 4th, 1877, a 38th star was officially added to the US Flag to represent the entry within the previous 12 months of the state of Colorado.
Exterior dimensions are about 46" x 31-1/4" (an impressive and easily framable size for display). The top and bottom edges are machine selvaged. The fly end is hemmed and the hoist end has a raw edge. Attractive 6-7-6-6-7-6 "dancing star" pattern in the canton. Condition: Light surface soiling, staining.
Overall cracking to painted letters. Occasional minor holes / separations throughout.Old repair along hoist end. Frayed hoist end with minor loss of edge of stars along the fray as seen in images. NOTE: This Flag ships loosely rolled. Please see photos for additional condition review. Get Supersized Images & Free Image Hosting.
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