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

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
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
Flags
Civil War
related event
Civil War
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Civil War
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Designating Flags
Data Source
National Museum of American History