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Designating Flag, 4th Division, 9th Army Corps

Designating Flag, 4th Division, 9th Army Corps

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Description
Rectangular wool bunting flag. White field with pigment painted design in center of flag. The design is a large green shield with a white anchor surmounted by a red cannon. The anchor and cannon have black paint detailing on them. The anchor and cannon are crossed diagonally. There are two small square reinforcement layers at the upper and lower hoist corners. The flag is made of four panels joined with flat-felled seams. Machine stitching with some hand-stitched repairs. White cotton hoist with a metal grommet at each end. The hoist has an inscription that reads "9TH ARMY/CORPS 4TH DIVISION."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (part: heading material)
paint (part: applied decoration material)
Measurements
overall: 73 3/4 in x 57 in; 187.325 cm x 144.78 cm
ID Number
AF.25270Q
catalog number
25270Q
accession number
64127
subject
Flags
Civil War
Civil War
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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