Pattern: Polk battle flag; wool, cotton.
Stars: Ten remaining; white, 5-pointed.
Unit Designation: None.
Battle Honors: None.
|Material||textile (wool, cotton)|
|Dimensions||H-29 W-52.5 inches|
|Owner Regiment||16th Tennessee Infantry (tentative)|
|Event||Battle of Murfreesboro / Stones River|
|Provenance||Flag of the 16th Tennessee Infantry (tentative). Believed recovered from the battlefield at Murfreesboro, Tennessee, December 1862 by Daniel W. Adams' Brigade, C. S. A. Found in Richmond, Virginia, in 1865. Turned in to the US War Department. Identification based on modern research.|
Battle of Murfreesboro / Stones River