Designating Flag, 3rd Division, 20th Army Corps, Department of the Cumberland

Description
Rectangular wool bunting flag. White field with a blue five-point star in the center of the flag. White cotton hoist with no grommets. The inscription on the hoist reads "3rd Div 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
Object Name
flag, designating
date made
1890-1897
maker
Robert C. Toy
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (part: heading material)
Measurements
overall: 74 1/4 in x 72 1/8 in; 188.595 cm x 183.1975 cm
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
ID Number
AF*25250AA
catalog number
25250AA
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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