C19th Dragon Asafo Flag

$4,905.00

Superb and extremely rare nineteenth century Fante Asafo flag from No 4 Company, “Wombir”, Elmina.

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Description

ASF181 – Superb and extremely rare nineteenth century Fante Asafo flag from No 4 Company, “Wombir”, Elmina. Bold vigorous depiction of a two headed dragon, this exceptional flag illustrates the proverbial challenge to a rival company “Will you fly or will you vanish ?” Dates from second half of the C19th. Condition: This worn and stained old flag has been mounted on a custom made stretcher, with patches on the reverse face prior to mounting. Note that this flag is unusually small.

Measurement: 42 inches x 29 ins, 106 cm x 74 cm

All items on this site are vintage. That means that they may have a few small marks or blemishes consistent with use. We will try to highlight any significant issues in the description above but in the event you are not happy with your purchase please notify us within 48 hours of receipt and you may return it for a full refund (excluding return shipping costs.)


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