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Designating Flag, Headquarters, 14th Army Corps, Department of the Cumberland

Designating Flag, Headquarters, 14th Army Corps, Department of the Cumberland

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Description
Rectangular wool bunting flag. Yellow fringe on all sides except hoist. Field is red and white stripes with blue union. In the union, there are 13 white cotton stars arranged in an oval pattern around a yellow acorn. The hoist has two grommets. Threads are green, white, tan, and yellow. Hand and machine stitching. The inscription on the hoist reads "14TH ARMY / CORPS HEAD QUARTERS."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (part: stars material)
paint (part material)
Measurements
overall: 62 in x 51 1/2 in; 157.48 cm x 130.81 cm
ID Number
AF.25273A
catalog number
25273A
accession number
64127
subject
Flags
Civil War
Civil War
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Civil War
Flags
Designating Flags
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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