Designating Flag, 2nd Division, 11th Army Corps

Rectangular wool bunting flag. Blue field with a hand- and machine-stitched white crescent in the center of the flag. The crescent opens toward the fly edge of the flag. Flag panels are machine-stitched with flat-felled seams. The ends of the undyed cotton hoist are machine-stitched and the hoist is hand-stitched to the flag. The hoist has a metal grommet at each end and an inscription which reads "11TH ARMY/CORPS 2ND DIVISION."
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Object Name
flag, designating
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (part: heading material)
overall: 73 1/2 in x 55 1/2 in; 186.69 cm x 140.97 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Civil War
related event
Civil War
See more items in
Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
Civil War
Designating Flags
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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