Designating Flag, 1st Division, 9th Army Corps


Rectangular wool bunting flag. White field with inset in the center of the flag. The inset is a red wool shield with a pigment-painted white anchor that is crossed with a pigment-painted blue or black cannon (the cannon surmounts the anchor). Unbleached cotton pole sleeve with cord inside. The inscription on the pole sleeve reads "1st Div. 9th Army Corps." Machine stitching with flat-felled panel seams.

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: FlagsCivil WarRelated Event: Civil War


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Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.25284DCatalog Number: 25284DAccession Number: 64127

Object Name: flag, designating

Physical Description: wool (overall material)cotton (part: heading material)paint (part: applied decoration material)Measurements: overall: 74 1/4 in x 57 3/8 in; 188.595 cm x 145.7325 cm


Record Id: nmah_1369310

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