Designating Flag, 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 6th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting pennant flag. Blue field with white St. Andrew's cross in center of flag. White cotton hoist. Machine stitching. The inscription on the hoist reads "1st Brg 2nd Div 6 Army Corps [very faint maker's mark follows this]."
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: 71 1/2 in x 52 1/2 in; 181.61 cm x 133.35 cm
ID Number
AF.25228J
catalog number
25228J
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, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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