Designating Flag, 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 6th Army Corps

Designating Flag, 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 6th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting pennant flag. White field with red St. Andrew's cross in center of flag. White cotton hoist. There is a line of long basting stitches that run from the point of the fly to the middle of the hoist (the stitches bisect the hoist at a ninety degree angle). Machine stitching. The inscription on the hoist reads "1st Brg. 1st Div 6 Army Corps."
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1890-1897
maker
Robert C. Toy
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (part: heading material)
Measurements
overall: 72 in x 54 1/2 in; 182.88 cm x 138.43 cm
ID Number
AF.25228E
catalog number
25228E
accession number
64127
subject
Flags
Civil War
related event
Civil War
See more items in
Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
Civil War
Military
Flags
Designating Flags
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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