Designating Flag, 3rd Brigade, 3rd Division, 18th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting pennant flag. White field with a red border on all three sides. In the center of the flag is a blue cross bottony. White hoist with no grommets; an inscription on the hoist reads "3rd Brg 3rd Div 18th Army Corps R.C. Toy 49 N. 9th Phila." Machine stitching; flat-felled seams.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
date made
1890-1897
maker
Robert C. Toy
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 73 in x 49 3/4 in; 185.42 cm x 126.365 cm
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
ID Number
AF*25248Q
catalog number
25248Q
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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