Flags of All Nations

£1,100.00

ASF318 – Unique painted Fante Asafo flag from No.5 Company, Brofomba, Cape Coast

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Description

Unique painted Fante Asafo flag from No.5 Company, Brofomba, Cape Coast, Ghana, dating from the second half of c20th. The British Union Jack on a flagpole is surrounded by 28 smaller flags. A faded yellow text reads,”Flags of all nations, No.5 Company”. Painted rather than applique flags are very rare but not unknown. This one was photographed by @silforni in 2014 and published in the Forni and Ross Asafo flag exhibition catalog Art, Honor and Ridicule, 2017:50. There is a sewn repair at lower right corner, otherwise condition is excellent.

Measurements 59 inches X 37, 150 cm X 94.

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