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Three Early Printed Cotton California Banners

Auction:
2482
Lot:
479
Sold for:
$2,726$2,300

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 08, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Three Early Printed Cotton California Banners, late 19th century, one depicting the "SEAL OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF SAN FRANCISCO" a "WELCOME" banner depicting the acronym "N.S.G.W." (Native Sons of the Golden West) over round reserve with a bear under nine stars, the third depicting a grizzly bear under a red star on a white field with lower red border, (toning, stains, edge tears), approx. 40 1/2 x 25 in.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Golden West, Banner, Bears, Valkyrie

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