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3033T Marlborough
October 18, 2017 12:00PM - October 27, 2017 2:00PMCalender
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Imperial Russian Military Flag

$554$450
Auction: Sale #3033T - 3033T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 18, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Imperial Russian Military Flag, early 20th century, adorned with a large two-headed spreadwing eagle with a shield and holding a crowned orb and scepter, inscribed "Captured at Chateau Thierry, France, June 6, 1918/Lieut. Frank X. Phelan of the 101st US Infantry," framed, ht. 33 1/2, wd. 49 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600


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Keywords

Frank X. Phelan, Chateau Thierry, France