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Flagstaff Heads (Finials)



The flagstaff head (finial) is the decorative ornament at the top of a flagstaff.

Only the above finials are authorized for use on flags used by Army organizations.

Eagle: The eagle is used on Presidential flagstaffs.


Spearhead: The spearhead is the only device used with Army flags.


Acorn: The acorn is used on markers and marking pennants flagstaffs.


Ball: The ball is used on outdoor wall mounted flagstaffs for advertising and recruiting.






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