Designating Flag, 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 20th Army Corps, Department of the Cumberland

Description
Wool bunting pennant flag. White field with a red five-point star in the center of the flag. White cotton hoist with no grommets. The inscription on the hoist reads "1st Div 1st Brg 20th Army Corps Dept of/Cumberland R.C. Toy 49 N. 9th Phila." The flag is machine-stitched with flat-felled seams using white cotton thread.
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: 73 7/8 in x 61 3/8 in; 187.6425 cm x 155.8925 cm
ID Number
AF.25250T
catalog number
25250T
accession number
64127
subject
Flags
Civil War
related event
Civil War
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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