Designating Flag, 3rd Division, 21st Army Corps

Designating Flag, 3rd Division, 21st Army Corps

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Description
Rectangular wool bunting flag. Horizontal tricolor design; the top band is red, the middle band is white, and the bottom band is blue. In each band, next to the hoist edge of the flag, is a black five-point star applique. White cotton canvas hoist with an inscription that reads "3rd Div 21st Army Corps." The flag has machine-stitched seams and hand-stitched edges.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
date made
1890-1897
maker
Robert C. Toy
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
canvas (heading material)
cotton (appliques material)
Measurements
overall: 72 3/4 in x 44 1/4 in; 184.785 cm x 112.395 cm
ID Number
AF.25251J
catalog number
25251J
accession number
64127
Credit Line
U.S. War Department
subject
Flags
Civil War
Civil War
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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