This is a COLONIAL RED ENSIGN FLAG. It is NEW. This is the best known of the British Maritime flags or Ensigns, which were formed by placing the Union Flag in the canton of another flag having a red, white or blue field. This flag is also known as the Meteor flag. It was widely used on ships during the Colonial period. This was the First National Flag of the United States. It is PRINTED. This Flag is made from 100% Polyester. It has a Cotton Canvas Header and Brass Grommets. The Fly is double stitched. The Flag Size is 3 Feet by 5 Feet. This Flag is BRAND NEW and NEVER USED. It is Excellent Quality and is Correct in All Details. This is a Great Flag for Reenactors or any American History Buff. It makes a Great Gift.