Designating Flag, Headquarters, 25th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting swallowtail flag. Blue field with a white square applique in the center of the flag. A red number "25" is painted/stenciled inside the white square. White cotton hoist with no grommets. The hoist is inscribed on each side; one inscription reads "Headquarters 25th Army Corps" and the one on the reverse side reads "R.C. Toy 49.N.9th Phila."
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)
cotton (part: heading material)
Measurements
overall: 71 in x 29 1/8 in; 180.34 cm x 73.9775 cm
ID Number
AF.25255A
catalog number
25255A
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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