Designating Flag, 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 24th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting pennant flag. Blue field with a red border on the hoist edge. In the center of the flag is a white heart applique. White canvas hoist with no grommets. The inscription on the hoist reads "R.C. Toy 49 N 9th Phila 24 Army Corps 2nd Brg 2nd Div." Machine stitching; flat-felled seams.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
date made
1890-1897
maker
Robert C. Toy
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
canvas (part: heading material)
Measurements
overall: 69 1/2 in x 52 3/4 in; 176.53 cm x 133.985 cm
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
ID Number
AF*25254K
catalog number
25254K
accession number
64127
subject
Military
Flags
Designating Flags
Civil War
Flags
Civil War
event
Civil War
See more items in
Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
Civil War
Flags
Designating Flags
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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