Designating Flag, 4th Division, 19th Army Corps

Description
Pre-1863 design. Rectangular wool bunting flag. Red field with white four-point star in center of flag. A black number "4" is painted in the center of the star. White cotton canvas hoist with no grommets. The inscription on the hoist reads "4th Div 19 Army Corps Prior to 1863." The flag is machine-stitched with white cotton threads.
Location
Currently not on view
design date
before 1863
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
canvas (part: heading material)
paint (part: number "4" material)
Measurements
overall: 49 3/4 in x 47 1/8 in; 126.365 cm x 119.6975 cm
ID Number
AF.25249N
catalog number
25249N
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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