Senators Abraham Lincoln from Illinoisand Hannibal Hamlin from Mainewere Republican running mates in the 1860 U.S. Presidential election. Thisoriginal16 3/4 X 10 1/2" silk-screened on silkcampaign "flag" from 1860is well preserved andin very good condition.(An ink stain on the bottom right corner is believed to befrom the original silk-screening process.)
On Jun-18-13 at 05:09:03 PDT, seller added the following information:
FYI: Picture #2 is taken of this flag backlit (sun coming through the back of the flag through a window). Only two small holes in the blue field of stars, and one small (approx. 3/4 inch) tear in the upper right area on the red Picture #3 is the reverse side of the flag.
On Jun-23-13 at 18:34:49 PDT, seller added the following information:
FYI I just added three more pictures that have been requested: A close up of the lettering, of the field of blue stars, and of the reverse side.