Designating Flag, Headquarters, 7th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting swallowtail flag. Blue field with a white inverted crescent surrounding a white five-point star in the center of the flag. A red number "7" is painted inside the star. The star and crescent appliques are cotton. White canvas hoist with an inscription that reads "Headquarters 7th Army Corps." Machine-stitching.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (part: appliques material)
canvas (part: heading material)
paint (part: number "7" material)
Measurements
overall: 70 1/2 in x 37 1/2 in; 179.07 cm x 95.25 cm
ID Number
AF*25237A
catalog number
25237A
accession number
64127
subject
Military
Flags
Flags
Civil War
Civil War
Designating Flags
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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