Designating Flag, 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 19th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting pennant flag. White field. The center of the flag is a blue fan-leaved cross with an octagonal center (similar to a Maltese cross). Reinforcements at the hoist corners; patch repair on fly. White cotton canvas hoist with a metal grommet at each end. The inscription on the hoist reads "19TH ARMY/CORPS 3RD DIVISION." Reinforcements, patch, and cross applique are all hand-stitched. Flag panels are machine-stitched.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
canvas (part: heading material)
Measurements
overall: 68 1/4 in x 44 in; 173.355 cm x 111.76 cm
ID Number
AF*25278D
catalog number
25278D
accession number
64127
subject
Military
Flags
Designating Flags
Civil War
Flags
Civil War
event
Civil War
See more items in
Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
Civil War
Flags
Designating Flags
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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