Designating Flag, 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 11th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting pennant flag. White field with a red crescent in the center of the flag. Undyed cotton hoist with no grommets. An inscription on the hoist reads "1st Brg 1st Div 11 Army Corps R. C. Toy [illegible]." Machine stitching; flat-felled seams. Hand stitching at fly. Natural/undyed cotton threads.
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 (heading material)
Measurements
overall: 73 in x 54 in; 185.42 cm x 137.16 cm
ID Number
AF.25242E
catalog number
25242E
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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