Designating Flag, 4th Brigade, 1st Division, 2nd Army Corps


Pennant flag made of wool bunting. White field with red trefoil, or clover, in the center of the flag. Each corner is reinforced with a blue triangle of fabric; the edge of the blue triangle facing the center of the flag is curved. White cotton hoist. Machine stitching; flat-felled seams. Red, white, and blue cotton threads. The inscription on the hoist reads "4th Brg. 1st Div. 2nd Army Corps."

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: FlagsCivil WarRelated Event: Civil War


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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.25233HCatalog Number: 25233HAccession Number: 64127

Object Name: flag, designating

Physical Description: wool (overall material)cotton (part: heading material)Measurements: overall: 72 5/8 in x 55 1/4 in; 184.4675 cm x 140.335 cm


Record Id: nmah_1364132

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