Polyester thread has superior resistance to the UV rays of the sun and outdoor moisture, greater even than nylon. The fabric of this flag is knitted for even greater strength and durability. And knitted fabric has a nice feel and looks more natural. This flag has brass grommets and had double stitched edges all around.
This is the most recognized of all Confederate Flags. It has one star for each member of the Confederacy with the “x” pattern (called a saltier) denoting progress and strength.