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American Flag

Object Number: 
1939.559
Date: 
1830-1880
Medium: 
Wool, cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 26 1/4 x 34 1/4 in. (66.7 x 87 cm)
Description: 
Cotton and wool hand-sewn American flag with twelve cotton stars in a circle with one in the center; 13 red and white stripes; white cotton heading.
Gallery Label: 
This flag was found in the Old Porter house, Nelsonville, Putnam County, New York.
Credit Line: 
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Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group