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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