Designating Flag, 4th Brigade, 1st Division, 20th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting pennant flag. White field with pie-shaped blue triangles in each corner. The edges of the triangles facing the center of the flag are convex. In the center of the flag is a red five-point star. White cotton hoist with no grommets. The inscription on the hoist reads "1st Div. 4th Brg. 20th Army Corps R C Toy 49 N. 9th Phila." The flag is machine-stitched with flat-felled seams.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1890-1897
maker
Robert C. Toy
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (part: heading material)
Measurements
overall: 70 7/8 in x 47 7/8 in; 180.0225 cm x 121.6025 cm
ID Number
AF.25250H
catalog number
25250H
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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