Designating Flag, 3rd Division, Cavalry Corps, Army of the Potomac

Description
Rectangular wool bunting flag. White field with a blue cotton applique of two crossed swords hand-stitched to the center of the flag. White cotton hoist with a metal grommet at either end. The inscription on the hoist reads "CAVALRY 3RD DIVISION." The flag panels are machine-stitched with flat-felled seams.
Location
Currently not on view
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (heading and applique material)
ID Number
AF.25286F
catalog number
25286F
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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