Designating Flag, 4th Brigade, 2nd Division, 20th Army Corps


Wool bunting pennant flag. Blue field with red pie-shaped triangles forming each corner. The edges of the triangles facing the center of the flag are convex. In the center of the flag is a white five-point star. White cotton hoist with no grommets. The inscription on the hoist reads "2nd Div. 4th Brg. 20th Army Corps R.C.Toy 49 N. 9th Phila." The flag is machine-stitched with flat-felled seams.

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


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


Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.25250MCatalog Number: 25250MAccession Number: 64127

Object Name: flag, designating

Physical Description: wool (overall material)cotton (part: heading material)Measurements: overall: 67 7/8 in x 50 1/8 in; 172.4025 cm x 127.3175 cm


Record Id: nmah_1374479

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