Flag w/48 stars

Object Number: 
1940.870a
Date: 
1912-1940
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 53 x 74 1/2 in. ( 134.6 x 189.2 cm )
Marks: 
embroidered: on label at top of hoist: "FEDERAL/ REG. U.S. PAT. OFF./ GOVERNMENT QUALITY"
Description: 
Silk U.S. flag with forty-eight embroidered white stars in the blue canton (six rows of eight stars); thirteen red and white stripes; gold fringe trim around the fly.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Louis Lowinson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group