Designating Flag, 4th Brigade, 2nd Division, 2nd Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting pennant flag. Blue field with white trefoil, or clover, in center of flag. Each corner has a hand-stitched red triangle; the edges of the triangles facing the trefoil are curved. White trefoil is hand-stitched. Machine-stitched unbleached pole sleeve. Machine stitching on flag in gold-colored thread. Several previous repairs. Fly tip cut and sewn back together. The inscription on the hoist reads "4 Brig 2nd Div 2nd Corps."
Location
Currently not on view
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (part: heading material)
Measurements
overall: 71 1/8 in x 56 3/4 in; 180.6575 cm x 144.145 cm
ID Number
AF.25263G
catalog number
25263G
accession number
64127
subject
Flags
Civil War
related event
Civil War
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Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Civil War
Flags
Designating Flags
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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