05-04-2013 05-04-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2652M Marlborough
May 4, 2013 10:00 AMCalender

Two Framed Civil War Discharges and American Flag

Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2652M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 04, 2013 10:00AM


Two Framed Civil War Discharges and American Flag, c. 1863-1870, discharge papers of Horace F. Davis, 30th Massachusetts Regiment; the wool bunting flag marked PATENTED APR. 26TH 1870 AMERICAN ENSIGN 20-FT.
Estimate $200-400

Paper a light brown color, and flag has numerous tears, repairs, and slight mothing damage.

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30th Massachusetts Regiment, Horace F. Davis