Designating Flag, 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 16th Army Corps

Description:

Wool bunting pennant flag. Blue field with a white circular cross in the center of the flag. The cross resembles a Maltese cross whose outer edges are round, forming a circle. White hoist with no grommets. The inscription on the hoist reads "2nd Div 1st Brg 16 Army Corps R. C. Toy 49 N. 9th Phila."

Date Made: 1890-1897

Maker: Robert C. Toy

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Subject: FlagsCivil WarRelated Event: Civil War

Subject:

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.25246JCatalog Number: 25246JAccession Number: 64127

Object Name: flag, designating

Physical Description: wool (overall material)

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-eca3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1371070

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