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Object Name FLAG
Catalog Number 0985.04.00083
Date 1861
Description Pattern: First National flag; cotton. "Kentucky" in black paint.
Stars: Eleven white cotton, 6-pointed.
Border: None.
Attachment: Sleeve.
Unit Designation: None.
Battle Honors: None.
Material textile (cotton)
Dimensions H-50.5 W-48.5 inches
Owner Regiment Reid's Kentucky unit, 3rd Arkansas Infantry
Provenance Flag of an unidentified Kentucky unit. Believed carried by Samuel V. Reid's Kentucky unit until December 1861, when transferred to the 3rd Arkansas Infantry.
People Reid, Samuel V.