Designating Flag, Artillery Brigade, 7th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting pennant flag. Red field with a white inverted crescent surrounding a five-point star in the center of the flag. White canvas hoist with an inscription that reads "Brg/Art'y 7th Army Corps." Machine-stitched flat-felled seams. Star and crescent applique are machine-stitched. Hand-basted, overcast stitch at tail.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1890-1897
maker
Robert C. Toy
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
canvas (part: heading material)
Measurements
overall: 72 in x 49 5/8 in; 182.88 cm x 126.0475 cm
ID Number
AF.25237B
catalog number
25237B
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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