Designating Flag, 1st Division, 11th Army Corps

Description
Rectangular wool bunting flag. White field with a red crescent hand- and machine-stitch into the center of the flag. Small reinforcement squares on the hoist corners. Hand-stitched undyed cotton heading with a blue horizontal thread running the length. The hoist has a metal grommet on each end and an inscription which reads "11TH ARMY/CORPS 1ST DIVISION."
Location
Currently not on view
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (part: heading material)
Measurements
overall: 72 1/4 in x 55 7/8 in; 183.515 cm x 141.9225 cm
ID Number
AF.25272B
catalog number
25272B
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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