Designating Flag, 2nd Brigade, 4th Division, 20th Army Corps, Department of the Cumberland

Description:

Wool bunting pennant flag. Red field with a white border at the hoist edge. In the center of the flag is a green five-point star. White cotton hoist with no grommets. The inscription on the hoist reads "4th Div 2nd Brg 20 Army Corps Dept. of/Cumberland 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

Subject:

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

Exhibition:

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.25250GGCatalog Number: 25250GGAccession Number: 64127

Object Name: flag, designating

Physical Description: wool (overall material)cotton (part: heading material)Measurements: overall: 66 in x 62 3/8 in; 167.64 cm x 158.4325 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-0270-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1375057

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