Designating Flag, 2nd Brigade, 4th Division, 19th Army Corps


Pre-1863 design. Rectangular wool bunting flag. Horizontal triband design. The top and bottom band are blue; the middle band is white. In the center of the white band is a black cotton number "2" applique. White cotton canvas hoist with no grommets. The inscription on the hoist reads "4th Div 2nd Brg 19 Army Corps Prior to 1863." The flag is machine-stitched with white cotton thread.

Date Made: 1890-1897Design Date: before 1863

Maker: Robert C. Toy

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Related Event: Civil War

Subject: Flags, Civil War

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Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.25249PCatalog Number: 25249PAccession Number: 64127

Object Name: flag, designating

Physical Description: wool (overall material)cotton (part: applique material)canvas (part: heading material)Measurements: overall: 49 1/2 in x 45 1/2 in; 125.73 cm x 115.57 cm


Record Id: nmah_1373507

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