Designating Flag, 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 8th Army Corps

Description
Wool bunting pennant flag. Blue field with a white six-point star inset in the center of the flag. White cotton hoist with no grommets. Flag seams are flat-felled. Inscription on hoist reads "1st Brg 2nd Div 8 Army Corps R. ...[illegible]".
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
date made
ca 1890-1897
maker
Robert C. Toy
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (heading material)
Measurements
overall: 70 in x 52 1/2 in; 177.8 cm x 133.35 cm
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
ID Number
AF*25238J
catalog number
25238J
accession number
64127
subject
Military
Flags
Civil War
Flags
Civil War
Designating Flags
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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