Designating Flag, 2nd Division, 11th Army Corps

Description:

Rectangular wool bunting flag. Blue field with a hand- and machine-stitched white crescent in the center of the flag. The crescent opens toward the fly edge of the flag. Flag panels are machine-stitched with flat-felled seams. The ends of the undyed cotton hoist are machine-stitched and the hoist is hand-stitched to the flag. The hoist has a metal grommet at each end and an inscription which reads "11TH ARMY/CORPS 2ND DIVISION."

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: FlagsCivil WarRelated Event: Civil War

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Credit Line: U.S. War Department

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.25272CCatalog Number: 25272CAccession Number: 64127

Object Name: flag, designating

Physical Description: wool (overall material)cotton (part: heading material)Measurements: overall: 73 1/2 in x 55 1/2 in; 186.69 cm x 140.97 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-c1a0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1370223

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