Designating Flag, Headquarters, 10th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting swallowtail flag. Blue field with a white square bastioned fort in the center of the flag. Inside the white design is a red number "10". Both the white design and the red number are hand-stitched cotton. Reinforcement squares at both hoist corners. White cotton canvas hoist with a grommet at either end. An inscription on the hoist reads "10 ARMY / CORP HEADQUARTERS." Flag panels and heading are machine-stitched.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
canvas (part: heading material)
Measurements
overall: 72 in x 56 7/8 in; 182.88 cm x 144.4625 cm
ID Number
AF*25271A
catalog number
25271A
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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