Designating Flag, 4th Brigade, 2nd Division, 9th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting pennant flag. Blue field with red corners. Each corner forms a red pie-shaped triangle; the edges of the triangles facing the center of the flag are convex. In the center of the flag is a white shield. Painted on the shield are a blue anchor surmounted by a red cannon. White cotton hoist with an inscription reading "4th Brg. 2nd Div. 9th Army Corps." Machine stitching.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (part: heading material)
paint (part: applied decoration material)
Measurements
overall: 68 1/2 in x 48 in; 173.99 cm x 121.92 cm
ID Number
AF*25239N
catalog number
25239N
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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