Designating Flag, 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 14th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting tapered swallowtail flag. Blue field with wide red border on all sides except for the hoist. One red star near the hoist next to the red acorn in center of field. White cotton hoist with no grommets. White cotton threads. Machine stitching. The inscription on the hoist reads "1st Div 1st Brg 14th Army Corps R C Toy...[illegible] Phila."
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1890-1897
maker
Robert C. Toy
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (part: heading material)
Measurements
overall: 46 in x 47 in; 116.84 cm x 119.38 cm
ID Number
AF.25244Q
catalog number
25244Q
accession number
64127
subject
Flags
Civil War
related event
Civil War
See more items in
Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Civil War
Flags
Designating Flags
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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