Designating Flag, 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, 24th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting pennant flag. Blue field with a red border around all three sides. White heart applique machine-stitched in the center of the flag. White canvas hoist with no grommets. The inscription on the hoist reads "R C Toy 49 N 9th Phila 24 Army Corps 3rd Brg 2nd Div." Machine-stitched, flat-felled seams.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1890-1897
maker
Robert C. Toy
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
canvas (part: heading material)
Measurements
overall: 66 1/2 in x 51 1/2 in; 168.91 cm x 130.81 cm
ID Number
AF.25254L
catalog number
25254L
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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