35-STAR AMERICAN NATIONAL WEST VIRGINIA STATEHOOD FLAG
Price Realized: $10,158.00
Sold Date: Nov 19, 2021
the dark blue pieced wool bunting canton featuring hand-cut and single-appliqued cotton stars arranged in a “dancing” pattern of five rows with the stars positioned in varying orientations, cut-out to the reverse, fly with 13 red and white wool bunting stripes and pieced reinforced elements to corners, likely period, applied canvas hoist with stenciled “BOSTON” mark and old “Custis” pencil inscription. Unframed.
Very good overall condition with minor wear and discoloration, scattered small tears and losses.
40" x 65".
Provenance: The Important Americana Collection of Barbara M. and the late Charlie Hunter, Staunton, VA.