BENNINGTON '76 LARGER DESK FLAG, 8" X 12"
Miniature International flags. 100% dyed polyester with hemmed edges, mounted on a 18" black wood staff with gilt speartip. Authentic detailed designs, perfect for the desktop, or centerpiece decoration.
The Bennington flag flew over the military stores in Bennington, Vermont, on August 16, 1777. The American militia, led by General John Stark, defeated a large British raiding force thus protecting the military supplies at Bennington. Note that this flag begins with a white stripe and features unique 7-pointed stars. The large "76" in the canton refers to 1776, the year in which the Declaration of Independence was signed.
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