Designating Flag, 2nd Division, 9th Army Corps

Description:

Rectangular wool bunting flag. Blue field with a white shield applique in the center of the flag. Painted on the shield is a red cannon crossed over a blue anchor. White cotton machine-stitched hoist with no grommets. Flag seams are machine-stitched with cotton thread. Inscription on hoist reads "2nd Div. 9th 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.25239KCatalog Number: 25239KAccession Number: 64127

Object Name: flag, designating

Physical Description: wool (overall material)cotton (heading material)Measurements: overall: 72 5/8 in x 56 1/4 in; 184.4675 cm x 142.875 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-ed6e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1377948

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