Designating Flag, 1st Division, 9th Army Corps

Description
Rectangular wool bunting flag. White field with inset in the center of the flag. The inset is a red wool shield with a pigment-painted white anchor that is crossed with a pigment-painted blue or black cannon (the cannon surmounts the anchor). Unbleached cotton pole sleeve with cord inside. The inscription on the pole sleeve reads "1st Div. 9th Army Corps." Machine stitching with flat-felled panel seams.
Location
Currently not on view
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (part: heading material)
paint (part: applied decoration material)
Measurements
overall: 74 1/4 in x 57 3/8 in; 188.595 cm x 145.7325 cm
ID Number
AF.25284D
catalog number
25284D
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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