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Designating Flag, 4th Brigade, 1st Division, 16th Army Corps

Designating Flag, 4th Brigade, 1st Division, 16th Army Corps

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Wool bunting pennant flag. White field with blue triangles at each corner (the triangles are pie-shaped; the edges that face the center of the flag are convex). In the center of the flag is a red circular cross. The cross resembles a Maltese cross whose outer edges are curved, forming a circle. White cotton hoist with no grommets. The inscription on the hoist reads "1st Div [illegible] 16 Army Corps R C Toy N. 9th Phila."
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Object Name
flag, designating
date made
Robert C. Toy
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Civil War
Civil War
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Civil War
Designating Flags
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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