Designating Flag, 4th Brigade, 1st Division, Cavalry Corps, Army of the Potomac

Description:

Wool bunting pennant flag. White field with blue triangles forming each of the three corners; the edges of the triangles facing the center of the flag are convex. Faded red crossed swords in the center of the flag. White hoist with no grommets. Inscription on hoist: "R.C. Toy 49.N.9th Phila CAVALRY Corps Army POTOMAC 4th Brg 1st Div".

Date Made: ca 1890-1897

Maker: Robert C. Toy

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Classified: FlagsSubject: Civil WarRelated Event: Civil War

Subject:

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Credit Line: U.S. War Department

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.25229ICatalog Number: 25229IAccession Number: 64127

Object Name: flag, designating

Physical Description: wool (overall material)

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-f208-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1383628

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