Unknown Cast Iron '15-Star American Flag' Bookends c1950
Title: 15-Star American Flag
Finish: Cast Iron
Condition: Good with normal wear
Weight: 5lbs., 11oz.
In 1795, two stars were added, representing Kentucky and Vermont, bringing the total number of stars to 15. ... The 15 star flag flew over Fort McHenry during the War of 1812 and inspired the writing of the National Anthem, The Star Spangled Banner.