Designating Flag, 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 21st Army Corps

Description
Rectangular wool bunting flag. Horizontal tricolor design is red on top, white in middle, and blue on the bottom. In the white band next to the hoist edge is a black five-point star applique inscribed with a white number "1". White cotton canvas hoist with no grommets. The inscription on the hoist reads "1st Brg 1st Div 21st Army Corps." The flag is machine-stitched. Tabs and edges of flag hand-stitched.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
broadcloth (applique material)
canvas (heading material)
Measurements
overall: 73 1/2 in x 43 3/8 in; 186.69 cm x 110.1725 cm
ID Number
AF*25251C
catalog number
25251C
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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