Designating Flag, 4th Brigade, 3rd Division, 11th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting pennant flag. White field with pie-shaped triangles in each corner. The edges of the triangles facing the center of the flag are convex. Blue crescent in the center of the flag. White cotton hoist is machine-stitched with an open sleeve; no grommets. Machine-stitched flat-felled seams using off-white cotton thread. Hand-stitched (blanket stitch) at the edges of the hoist triangles on the top and bottom edge of the flag. Hand-stitched (whipstitch) closes fly end. Inscription on hoist reads "4th Brg. 3rd Div. 11 Army Corps".
Location
Currently not on view
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (heading material)
Measurements
overall: 72 in x 52 5/8 in; 182.88 cm x 133.6675 cm
ID Number
AF*25242R
catalog number
25242R
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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