Designating Flag, 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 12th Army Corps


Wool bunting pennant flag. Blue field with a red border on the hoist edge. White cotton five-point star in the center of the flag. The star is two pieces sandwiched between the blue body fabric. White cotton hoist is machine-stitched with an open sleeve; it has no grommets. Inscription on hoist reads "2nd Brg. 2nd Div. 12 th Army Corps". Machine-stitched flat-felled seams done in black, natural, and tan cotton thread. Hand-sewn whipstitch at fly to close seam.

Location: Currently not on view

Classified: FlagsSubject: Civil WarRelated Event: Civil War


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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.25243JCatalog Number: 25243JAccession Number: 64127

Object Name: flag, designating

Physical Description: wool (overall material)cotton (insert and heading material)Measurements: overall: 73 1/4 in x 55 3/4 in; 186.055 cm x 141.605 cm


Record Id: nmah_1383025

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