This Nautical Flag of Burma/Myanmar, also known as Burma, was removed from a vessel being cut up for scrap. This flag is exactly like it was when it was found, it has not been washed. This is the former Flag of Burma/Myanmar from 1974 to 2010.
This nautical flag has 14 stars, encircling a gear and a rice bud ( which stands for the country‘s agriculture and the gear represents its industry, and the 14 stars represent 14 member states of the Nation.
One side of the flag and a close-up of the fabric is shown in the photos.