Designating Flag, 3rd Division, 14th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting swallowtail flag. Red field with wide blue border around all sides except the hoist. Blue acorn in center of red field. White cotton hoist. Machine stitching; flat-felled seams. The inscription on the hoist reads "3rd Div 14th Army Corps R.C. Toy 49 N 9th Phila."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
date made
ca 1890-1897
maker
Robert C. Toy
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (part: heading material)
Measurements
overall: 51 in x 53 in; 129.54 cm x 134.62 cm
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
ID Number
AF*25244X
catalog number
25244X
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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