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Posted 4 years ago

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Savoychina1
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A most unusual 48 star flag. It is actually three pieces. The field of stars is 6 rows by 8 columns. The red and white stripes to the right of the field are actually sewn through the 9th column. you can see part of them. Then that whole section is sewn to the red and white stripes on the bottom.

Has anyone else seen one like this?

Mystery Solved

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  1. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    God Bless America!!!!!!!!!!
  2. VikingFan82 VikingFan82, 4 years ago
    very odd, but cool!
  3. Savoychina1 Savoychina1, 4 years ago
    Disregarding the "oops" facter for a moment, have you seen three part flags ? I don't think I have...
  4. Savoychina1 Savoychina1, 4 years ago
    Let me answer my own question...apparently that was the norm, "back in the day" ! Live and learn...

    http://www.usa-flag-site.org/forum/48-gold-star-flag-116-x59-6862.html
  5. Savoychina1 Savoychina1, 4 years ago
    Then I will sell it as an extrordinarily rare 48.6 star flag !
  6. marcobabe13 marcobabe13, 4 years ago
    Interesting stuff. You never know what you're going to find on Collector Weekly's
    Show & Tell.
  7. shortfellow shortfellow, 4 years ago
    nice flag
  8. Auntie Dar, 4 years ago
    I found a 48 star flag in Kentucky at Peddler's Mall, a resale outlet. I'm almost sure it covered a veteren's casket from World War II. The best I can remember it was all hand sewn. I didn't care what the price...I didn't like seeing it thrown around the shelves like a old rag, so I bought it .

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