Designating Flag, 3rd Division, 22nd Army Corps

Designating Flag, 3rd Division, 22nd Army Corps

Downloads
Description
Rectangular wool bunting flag. White field with a blue pentagonal cross in the center of the flag. Reinforcement squares of fabric on both hoist corners. White cotton hoist is hand-stitched and has a metal grommet at each end. Lengthwise seams are machine-stitched and flat-felled. Cross has two rows of stitching--outer is machine-stitched and inner is hand-stitched (hand-stitching causes uneven tension, puckering, and holes). Hem is double-stitched. Inscription on hoist reads: "22ND ARMY / CORPS 3RD DIVISION".
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
metal (grommets material)
cotton (heading material)
Measurements
overall: 73 in x 56 in; 185.42 cm x 142.24 cm
ID Number
AF.25280D
catalog number
25280D
accession number
64127
subject
Flags
Civil War
Civil War
See more items in
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Civil War
Flags
Designating Flags
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.

Comments

Add a comment about this object