Designating Flag, 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 11th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting pennant flag. White field with a blue crescent in the center of the flag. White cotton hoist with no grommets; one horizontal blue thread runs through heading; open sleeve. Machine-stitched flat-felled seams using off-white cotton thread. Hand-stitched whipstitch to finish fly. Inscription on hoist reads "1st Brg. 3rd Div 11 Army Corps".
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 (heading material)
Measurements
overall: 74 1/2 in x 53 3/4 in; 189.23 cm x 136.525 cm
ID Number
AF.25242O
catalog number
25242O
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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