Designating Flag, 3rd Division, 3rd Army Corps

Description
Rectangular wool bunting flag. White field with large blue diamond hand-stitched to the center of the flag. The white cotton hoist is machine and hand-stitched. The two corners on the hoist edge each have a small square white patch. Small white patch near the bottom of the fly edge. Flag panels are machine-stitched with flat-felled seams. Beige and dark brown cotton threads. The inscription on the hoist reads "3RD ARMY/CORPS 3RD DIVISION."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
Physical Description
cotton (part: heading material)
wool (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 71 3/8 in x 55 1/4 in; 181.2925 cm x 140.335 cm
ID Number
AF*25264D
catalog number
25264D
accession number
64127
subject
Military
Flags
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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