My Vintage Flags

Antique Vintage 48 Star Parade Flag, 1896-1918

Antique Vintage 48 Star Parade Flag, 1896-1918. This Flag is printed on a gauze material. Flag is printed with staggered stars which was done prior to 1918. In 1912 President Taft order that all flag manufacture print the stars to be in a symmetrical order of 8-8-8-8-8-8 formation. 16 years prior to the 48th star being added to the States, many flag manufactures added the two anticipated states to the flag. Great flag for a collector to own.

Flag: 11" x 18" (H x L)