Designating Flag, 4th Brigade, 2nd Division, 20th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting pennant flag. Blue field with red pie-shaped triangles forming each corner. The edges of the triangles facing the center of the flag are convex. In the center of the flag is a white five-point star. White cotton hoist with no grommets. The inscription on the hoist reads "2nd 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: 67 7/8 in x 50 1/8 in; 172.4025 cm x 127.3175 cm
ID Number
AF.25250M
catalog number
25250M
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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