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50-star Flag Issue

4c 50-Star Flag single

Scott Catalogue USA: 1153
Description:

This 50-Star Flag Issue stamp features an image of a fifty star American flag. The fifty star flag has been used since 1959, following the admission of Alaska and Hawaii’s admission into statehood. The layout for the flag was designed by Robert G. Heft, as part of a high school project.

United States; flag; old glory; stars and stripes; star-spangled banner; red; white; blue

Date:
July 4, 1960
Medium:
paper; ink (dark blue, red); adhesive / engraving
Museum ID:
1980.2493.5326
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA


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