Designating Flag, 1st Division, 7th Army Corps

Description
Rectangular wool bunting flag. White field with a large red inverted crescent surrounding a red star in the center of the flag. The hoist corners are reinforced with small white squares of fabric. White cotton canvas hoist with a grommet a each end; an inscription on the hoist reads "7TH ARMY/CORPS 1ST DIVISION." Flag panes are machine-stitched with flat-felled seams using white threads. The crescent and star appliques are hand-stitched.
Location
Currently not on view
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
canvas (part: heading material)
Measurements
overall: 139.5 cm x 186 cm; 54 15/16 in x 73 1/4 in
ID Number
AF.25268B
catalog number
25268B
accession number
64127
subject
Flags
Civil War
related event
Civil War
See more items in
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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