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Object Name FLAG
Catalog Number WD 348
Description Pattern: Army of Northern Virginia battle flag; wool, cotton.
Stars: Eight remaining (of origianl 13); white cotton, 5-pointed.
Border: 1 1/2 inches white wool on 3 sides, 1 3/4 inches white wool on hoist edge.
Attachment: Eyelets.
Unit Designation: None.
Battle Honors: None.
Material textile (wool, cotton)
Dimensions H-47.5 W-48.5 inches
Owner Regiment Unidentified Unit
Event Appomattox Campaign
Provenance Flag of an unidentified unit. Believed captured during the Appomattox Campaign, April 2-9, 1865.

"Battle Flag" (from "Record of Rebel Flags Captured by Union Troops After April 19, 1861", National Archives, RG 94)
Search Terms Appomattox Campaign
Subjects Souvenirs