Rare Antique 30 Star American Flag with “Halo” Star Arrangement. Exceedingly rare antique American flag with 30 stars circa 1848. The flag has a very rare and highly desirable star arrangement called a medallion which is very rare by itself but the center star has a rare “halo” effect making this a rare “Halo” flag. The flag is made of a stiff pressed cotton. The flag is in very nice original as found condition. No major flaws.
Circa 1848 Zachary Taylor was President. The 30th State was voted into the Union on May 29th 1848 and became a official state on July 4th 1848. This is a pre-civil war flag. Pre civil war flags are fairly rare.
The flag is 22.5″ x 14.5″ The Frame is 40″ wide and 30″ high
Museum framing with UV acrylic
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