The Canada Auction Series: Canadian Arts, Culture & History

November 26December 02, 2022
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LOT 105

Lot 105

Large Canadian Red Ensign, 19th century

Large Canadian Red Ensign, 19th century
Lot 105 Details
Large Canadian Red Ensign, 19th century

of pieced linen construction, bearing the Royal Union emblem (Union Jack) with the shield of Canada with beaver, crown and oak leaf garland in the field
50 x 106 in — 127 x 269.2 cm

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $150
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Large Canadian Red Ensign, 19th century
  • Large Canadian Red Ensign, 19th century


Some moth damage and frayed seam above the royal emblem.

LOT 105

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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