Designating Flag, 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 20th Army Corps, Department of the Cumberland

Designating Flag, 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 20th Army Corps, Department of the Cumberland

Description
Wool bunting pennant flag. White field with a red border at the hoist edge. 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 2nd Brg 20 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: 65 1/8 in x 67 3/8 in; 165.4175 cm x 171.1325 cm
ID Number
AF.25250U
catalog number
25250U
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

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