Designating Flag, 2nd Division, 3rd Army Corps

Description
Rectangular wool bunting flag. Blue field with large white diamond hand-stitched to the center of flag. There is a small square white patch near the center of the white diamond, towards the bottom point. White hoist with a grommet at each end. Flag panels are machine-stitched with flat-felled seams. Cotton threads in brown and beige. The inscription on the hoist reads "3RD ARMY/CORPS 2ND DIVISION."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
date made
ca 1876
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 70 3/4 in x 55 in; 179.705 cm x 139.7 cm
ID Number
AF*25264C
catalog number
25264C
accession number
64127
subject
Flags
Military
Designating Flags
Civil War
Flags
Civil War
event
Civil War
See more items in
Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
Civil War
Flags
Designating Flags
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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