Designating Flag, 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 17th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting pennant flag. Blue field with yellow fringe on all edges except for the hoist. In the center of the flag is a white arrow applique; the arrow is horizontal and points toward the fly. White hoist with no grommets. The inscription on the hoist reads "2nd Div 1st Brg 17 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)
Measurements
overall: 46 1/4 in x 43 in; 117.475 cm x 109.22 cm
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
ID Number
AF*25247I
catalog number
25247I
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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