Designating Flag, Headquarters, 14th Army Corps, Department of the Cumberland

Description:

Rectangular wool bunting flag. Yellow fringe on all sides except hoist. Field is red and white stripes with blue union. In the union, there are 13 white cotton stars arranged in an oval pattern around a yellow acorn. The hoist has two grommets. Threads are green, white, tan, and yellow. Hand and machine stitching. The inscription on the hoist reads "14TH ARMY / CORPS HEAD QUARTERS."

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: FlagsCivil WarRelated Event: Civil War

Subject:

See more items in: Military and Society: Armed Forces History, Military, Civil War, Military, Designating Flags, Flags

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.25273ACatalog Number: 25273AAccession Number: 64127

Object Name: flag, designating

Physical Description: wool (overall material)cotton (part: stars material)paint (part material)Measurements: overall: 62 in x 51 1/2 in; 157.48 cm x 130.81 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-f90c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1363902

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