Designating Flag, Artillery Brigade, 25th Army Corps

Description:

Rectangular wool bunting flag; flag is almost a banner ratio. White field. In the center of the flag is a motif painted/stenciled in red and blue. Four red bars outline a white four-sided bastioned fort. In the center of the fort is a blue rectangle. White canvas hoist with no grommets. The inscription on the hoist reads "Brg/Art'y 25th Army Corps." The flag is machine-stitched with flat-felled seams using white thread.

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: FlagsCivil WarRelated Event: Civil War

Subject:

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.25255FCatalog Number: 25255FAccession Number: 64127

Object Name: flag, designating

Physical Description: wool (overall material)canvas (part: heading material)paint (part: motif material)Measurements: overall: 71 1/2 in x 29 in; 181.61 cm x 73.66 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-fce7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1376747

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