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Object Name FLAG
Catalog Number WD 179
Description Pattern: Army of Northern Virginia battle flag; wool, cotton.
Stars: Thirteen white cotton, 5-pointed.
Border: 1 1/2 inches orange wool, 1 1/2 inches white canvas.
Attachment: Eyelets. With flagstaff (a).
Unit Designation: None.
Battle Honors: None.
Material textile (wool, cotton)
Dimensions H-46.25 W-45 inches
Owner Regiment Unidentified Unit
Event Battle of Fort Harrison
Provenance Flag of an unidentified unit. Believed captured at Deep Bottom, Virginia, August 16, 1864 or battle of Fort Harrison, Virginia, September 1864.

"Confederate Battle Flag" (from "Record of Rebel Flags Captured by Union Troops After April 19, 1861", National Archives, RG 94)
Search Terms Battle of Fussell's Mill / Second Deep Bottom (tentative)
Battle of Fort Harrison (tentative)