Designating Flag, Headquarters, 20th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting swallowtail flag. Blue field with a white five-point star in the center of the flag. In the center of the flag is a red number "20" stenciled on. White cotton hoist with no grommets. Machine-stitched with flat-felled seams using blue cotton thread. The inscription on the hoist reads "Headquarters 20th Army Corps."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
date made
1890-1897
maker
Robert C. Toy
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (part: heading material)
Measurements
overall: 71 7/8 in x 36 1/8 in; 182.5625 cm x 91.7575 cm
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
ID Number
AF*25250A
catalog number
25250A
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, General
Civil War
Flags
Designating Flags
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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