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
Object Name
flag, designating
date made
ca 1890-1897
maker
Robert C. Toy
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
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
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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