Designating Flag, 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, 19th Army Corps

Description
Pre-1863 design. Rectangular wool bunting flag. Horizontal triband design. The top and bottom band are blue; the middle band is white. In the center of the white band is a black cotton number "3" applique. White cotton canvas hoist with no grommets. The inscription on the hoist reads "2nd Div 2nd Brg 19 Army Corps Prior to 1863." The flag is machine stitched.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
date made
1890-1897
design date
before 1863
maker
Robert C. Toy
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (part: applique material)
canvas (part: heading material)
cotton (material)
Measurements
overall: 46 3/8 in x 50 in; 117.7925 cm x 127 cm
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
ID Number
AF*25249I
catalog number
25249I
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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