Designating Flag, 2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, 21st Army Corps

Description
Rectangular wool bunting flag. Horizontal tricolor design; the top band is red, the middle band is white, and the bottom band is blue. In each band, next to the hoist edge of the flag, is a black five-point star applique. The number "2" is painted on each star in white. White cotton hoist with no grommets. The inscription on the flag reads "2nd Brg 3rd Div 21st Army Corps." 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 (heading material)
Measurements
overall: 74 in x 44 1/8 in; 187.96 cm x 112.0775 cm
ID Number
AF.25251L
catalog number
25251L
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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