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Object Name FLAG
Catalog Number WD 351
Description Pattern: Army of Northern Virginia battle flag; wool, cotton. Conserved.
Stars: Thirteen white cotton, 5-pointed.
Border: 1 3/4 inches white wool on 3 sides, 2 inches white canvas on hoist edge.
Attachment: Eyelets. With flagstaff (a).
Unit Designation: None.
Battle Honors: None.
Material textile (wool, cotton)
Dimensions H-44 W-45 inches
Owner Regiment Unidentified Unit
Event Appomattox Campaign
Provenance Flag of an unidentified unit. Believed captured during the Appomattox Campaign, April 1865.

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