Jeff Bridgman Antique Flags
 

35 HAND-SEWN, SINGLE-APPLIQUÉD STARS ON AN CIVIL WAR PERIOD FLAG WITH HAND-SEWN STRIPES, 1863-1865, WEST VIRGINIA STATEHOOD 
13 STARS IN A VARIATION OF A VERY RARE CONFIGURATION CALLED THE "TRUMBULL PATTERN", NAMED BECAUSE OF THE USE OF FLAGS IN THIS BASIC DESIGN-A SQUARE OF STARS SURROUNDING A SINGLE CENTER STAR-IN THREE OF JOHN TRUMBULL'S 18TH CENTURY PAINTINGS OF HIS COMMANDER, GEORGE WASHINGTON, ca 1830-1850's 
44 STARS ON A LARGE SCALE PARADE FLAG, WYOMING STATEHOOD, 1890-1896, RARE IN THIS PERIOD WITH A WREATH CONFIGURATION 
31 STARS PLUS A "K" FOR BLEEDING KANSAS, AN EXTRAORDINARILY UNUSUAL FORM OF POLITICAL SYMBOLISM ON AN EARLY STARS & STRIPES, PRE-CIVIL WAR, CALIFORNIA STATEHOOD, 1850-1858 
CONFEDERATE FIRST NATIONAL (STARS & BARS) PATTERN BIBLE FLAG WITH 13 EMBROIDERD STARS, CAPTURED IN NEW ORLEANS AT THE "BATTLE OF THE HANDKERCHIEFS" BY MAJOR FREDERICK GREEN STILES OF THE 42nd MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY, FEB. 20th, 1863 
RARE NON-PARTISAN POLITICAL KERCHIEF, MADE FOR A CAMPAIGN RALLY IN THE PERIOD BETWEEN 1852 AND 1860, WITH A DYNAMIC EAGLE THAT BECKONS FOR CONTINUED PEACE AND 13 SIX-POINTED STARS 
26 STARS, MADE FOR THE 1844 PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN OF HENRY CLAY & THEODORE FRELINGHUYSEN, WITH A BEAUTIFUL GREAT STAR CONFIGURATION AND THE VERY RARE PRESENCE OF A THIRD CANDIDATE, HENRY MARKLE, WHO WAS RUNNING FOR GOVERNOR IN PENNSYLVANIA; ONE OF ONLY TWO KNOWN EXAMPLES IN THIS STYL 
36 SINGLE-APPLIQUÉD STARS ON AN CIVIL WAR ERA FLAG WITH ELONGATED PROPORTIONS, SIGNED "CHRISTY," 1864-1867, NEVADA STATEHOOD 
38 STARS WITH VARYING ORIENTATIONS ON AN ANTIQUE AMERICAN FLAG WITH "SQUARISH" PROPORTIONS, A LARGE AND EXTREMELY SCARCE EXAMPLE, 1876-1889, COLORADO STATEHOOD 
36 STAR ANTIQUE AMERICAN PARADE FLAG OF THE CIVIL WAR ERA, IN AN ESPECIALLY LARGE SCALE AND WITH ENDEARING WEAR, 1864-67, NEVADA STATEHOOD 
35 STARS, PROBABLY A CIVIL WAR CAMP COLORS, WEST VIRGINIA STATEHOOD, 1863-1865, ONE OF A TINY HANDFUL OF PRESS-DYED WOOL FLAGS WITH A RANDOM CONFIGURATION OF STARS 
48 STARS, CROCHETED, A PARTICULARLY BEAUTIFUL EXAMPLE OF THE 1912 - WWI ERA, WITH AN ATTRACTIVE CHESTNUT BROWN HOIST 
29 STARS, IOWA STATEHOOD, PRE-CIVIL WAR, 1846-1848, MEDALLION CONFIGURATION 
38 STARS ON A CORNFLOWER BLUE CANTON, IN A MEDALLION CONFIGURATION, WITH A RARE GROUPING OF 3 STARS IN EACH CORNER, 1876-1889, COLORADO STATEHOOD 
37 STARS ON A LARGE SCALE SILK PARADE FLAG WITH "DANCING" OR "TUMBLING" ORIENTATION, NEBRASKA STATEHOOD, 1867-1876, THE ERA OF AMERICAN RECONSTRUCTION 
35 STARS IN A MEDALLION CONFIGURATION WITH A LARGE, HALOED CENTER STAR, 1863-65, CIVIL WAR PERIOD, WEST VIRGINIA STATEHOOD 
36 STARS ON A BRIGHT BLUE CANTON, CIVIL WAR ERA, 1864-1867, NEVADA STATEHOOD, A GREAT FOLK EXAMPLE 
RARE 38 STAR PARADE FLAG WITH "1876 CENTENNIAL" ADVERTISING & GOLD STARS, MADE FOR THE PHILADELPHIA CENTENNIAL INTERNATIONAL EXPOSITION 
42 STARS IN A WAVE CONFIGURATION OF LINEAL COLUMNS, NEVER AN OFFICIAL STAR COUNT, 1889-1890, WASHINGTON STATEHOOD 
42 STARS, 1889-1890, AN UNOFFICIAL STAR COUNT, WASHINGTON STATEHOOD, SCATTERED STAR POSITIONING