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American Flag with 34 Stars

American Flag with 34 Stars
Title
American Flag with 34 Stars
Date 
1793
Dimensions 
Overall: 59 x 117 in. ( 149.9 x 297.2 cm )
Description 
Cotton U.S. flag with thirty-four stars, originally thirty-two, in a printed blue canton (four rows of eight stars, two sewn on later); red and white stripes; white hoist with metal grommets at each end; hoist inscribed: "ALEX .L. McALISTER" in brown ink.
Credit Line 
Gift of Daniel Parish, Jr.
Object Number 
1938.54
Marks 
handwritten: on hoist: "ALEX .L. McALISTER"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group