Designating Flag, 3rd Brigade, 3rd Division, 14th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting swallowtail flag. Red field with wide blue border on all sides except the hoist. Blue acorn in center of red field. Next to the hoist are three vertically arranged applique blue stars. Off-white cotton hoist. The flag is stitched with white thread. Machine stitching; flat-felled seams. The inscription on the hoist reads, "3rd Brg 3rd Div 14th Army Corps R.C. Toy...[illegible]."
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: 47 1/4 in x 50 1/4 in; 120.015 cm x 127.635 cm
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
ID Number
AF*25244AA
catalog number
25244AA
accession number
64127
subject
Military
Flags
Civil War
Flags
Civil War
Designating Flags
event
Civil War
See more items in
Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
Civil War
Flags
Designating Flags
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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