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Designating Flag, 4th Brigade, 1st Division, 22nd Army Corps

Designating Flag, 4th Brigade, 1st Division, 22nd Army Corps

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Description
Wool bunting pennant flag. White field with a red pentagonal cross in the center of the flag. Each corner forms a blue triangle; the sides of the triangles facing the center of the flag are convex. White hoist with no grommets. Inscription on hoist reads "R C Toy 49 N. 9th Phila 22 Army Corps Brg 4th 1st Div".
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
date made
ca 1890-1897
maker
Robert C. Toy
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
ID Number
AF.25252H
catalog number
25252H
accession number
64127
subject
Flags
Civil War
Civil War
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Civil War
Flags
Designating Flags
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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