Designating Flag, 3rd Division, 22nd Army Corps

Description
Rectangular wool bunting flag. White field with blue pentagonal cross applique or insert in the center of the flag. White cotton hoist has an open sleeve and is machine-stitched. No grommets on the heading. Flag seams are machine-stitched with flat-felled seams. Inscription on hoist reads "R.C. Toy 49.N.9th Phila 22 Army Corps 3rd Div".
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 in x 54 3/4 in; 187.96 cm x 139.065 cm
ID Number
AF.25252M
catalog number
25252M
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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