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, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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