Designating Flag, 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 16th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting pennant flag. White field with a blue border on the hoist edge. In the center of the flag is a red circular cross. The cross resembles a Maltese cross whose outer edges are curved, forming a circle. White hoist with no grommets. The inscription on the hoist reads "1st Div 2nd Brg 16 Army Corps R. C. Toy 49 N. 9th Phila."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
date made
1890-1897
maker
Robert C. Toy
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
ID Number
AF*25246F
catalog number
25246F
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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