45 Star U.S. Flag converted into a 47 star flag.

Sub-collection: U.S. 47 Star Flags

47 Star U.S. Flag - conversion from a 45 star flag, 1912.
This flag is interesting for several reasons: There are 47 stars, the red stripes are a dark red, which is an unusual color in US flags. Furthermore, the flag was originally manufactured as a 45-star flag and then converted by the addition of two more stars and the silk fabric.

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