Designating Flag, 4th Brigade, 1st Division, 16th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting pennant flag. White field with blue triangles at each corner (the triangles are pie-shaped; the edges that face the center of the flag are convex). 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 cotton hoist with no grommets. The inscription on the hoist reads "1st Div [illegible] 16 Army Corps R C Toy 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*25246H
catalog number
25246H
accession number
64127
subject
Flags
Civil War
related event
Civil War
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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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