Designating Flag, Artillery Brigade, 20th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting pennant flag. Red field with a white five-point star in the center of the flag. White cotton hoist with no grommets. The inscription on the hoist reads "Art'y Brg. 20th Army Corps R C Toy 49 N. 9th Phila." The flag is machine-stitched with flat-felled seams using blue cotton threads.
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: 69 3/4 in x 48 1/2 in; 177.165 cm x 123.19 cm
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
ID Number
AF*25250B
accession number
64127
catalog number
25250B
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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