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Object Name FLAG
Catalog Number 0985.02.00177
Description Pattern: First National flag; silk, cotton. Canton faded to green.
Stars: Eleven white, 5-pointed.
Border: 3/4 inch silk fringe on 3 sides; 1/4 inch white cotton on hoist edge
Attachment: Eyelets.
Unit Designation: None.
Battle Honors: None.
Material textile (silk, cotton)
Dimensions H-36 W-57.5 inches
Owned I. H. Duvall
Owner Regiment Unidentified Virginia Unit, 45th Virginia Infantry or 45th battalion Virginia Infantry (tentative)
Event Battle of Cloyd's Mountain
Provenance Flag of an Unidentified Virginia Unit, 45th Virginia Infantry or 45th battalion Virginia Infantry (tentative). Captured at Cloyd's Mountain, [West] Virginia, May 1864, by Col. I. H. Duvall, 9th [West] Virginia Infantry. Identification based on modern research.
People Duvall, I. H.
Subjects women (tentative)
civilians (tentative)