Lot 1459

A 1903 -1909 War Ensign Flag

International Orders & Military Collectibles | A83m | Live auction | 577 Lots

Description

White multi-piece background upon which is printed a black cross, edged in white with a black border, to the center of which is an encircled, crowned eagle in black with gold and red highlights, clutching a scepter in one talon, an orb in the other, with a stylized "R" to its breast. At the upper division of the flag near its hoist edge is printed a black and white Iron Cross against the horizontal national tricolors of, from top to bottom, black, white and red (Referred to as the "Jack"). On the hoist edge, the flag still retains original bunting, with attachment rope. Aged, including staining and minor holes. Dimensions circa 5 x 2.6 m.

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Condition: II - Questions about the lot?

General Information

The auction includes 580 lots and starts on Thursday, Oct. 22, 2020 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 1001 - 1580. The pre-sale viewing will take place from Oct. 18 - 21 and Oct. 28 - 31, 2020 from 2 to 6 pm (CET). However, the number of participants for both auction and viewing is limited due to Covid-19 restrictions and requires an appointment. Bring your favourite breathing mask! Prior to any visit please check our website - we'll update it as soon as the situation changes.