Designating Flag, 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 14th Army Corps

Description:

Wool bunting tapered swallowtail flag. Blue field with wide red border on all sides except for the hoist. One red star near the hoist next to the red acorn in center of field. White cotton hoist with no grommets. White cotton threads. Machine stitching. The inscription on the hoist reads "1st Div 1st Brg 14th Army Corps R C Toy...[illegible] Phila."

Date Made: ca 1890-1897

Maker: Robert C. Toy

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Subject: FlagsCivil WarRelated Event: Civil War

Subject:

See more items in: Military and Society: Armed Forces History, Military, Civil War, Military, Flags, Designating Flags

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.25244QCatalog Number: 25244QAccession Number: 64127

Object Name: flag, designating

Physical Description: wool (overall material)cotton (part: heading material)Measurements: overall: 46 in x 47 in; 116.84 cm x 119.38 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-c1c2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1363270

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