Designating Flag, 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 12th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting pennant flag. Blue field with a white cotton five-point star in the center of the flag. The star design is two pieces sandwiched into the blue body fabric. Machine-stitched open-sleeve heading is white cotton and has no grommets. Machine-stitching; flat-felled seams. Seams are poorly stitched; there are areas of excessive back-stitching, caught threads, and fabric caught in seams. Hand-sewn whipstitch at fly to close seam. Inscription on hoist reads "1st Brg. 2nd Div. 12th Army Corps".
Location
Currently not on view
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (insert and heading material)
Measurements
overall: 71 in x 53 1/2 in; 180.34 cm x 135.89 cm
ID Number
AF.25243I
catalog number
25243I
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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