Framed 38 star flag, stenciled or printed on cotton with 31 small stars in a circular design with 5 large stars at center and corners (sometimes referred to as the Summer Sky or Triple Medallion pattern). Float mounted on ivory mat and framed in an antique stained frame. 5 3/4" x 10", framed 14" x 17 1/2". Circa 1877-1890. Provenance: Private Belle Meade (Nashville) Tennessee collection. CONDITION: Flag in good condition with some light fading. Frame has separations at joints and some small edge losses.