We will put Albania, Montenegro and Switzerland in this group. The current flag of Montenegro is relatively young — recognized in 2004 (the flag was a red-blue-white tricolor before). Swiss’s flag is notable for its square shape and also that it is considered to be the prototype of the flag of the Red Cross.
The flag of the Netherlands is a red, white, and blue horizontal tricolor that was officially adopted on February 19, 1937, but has been used since the 1700s. The ratio of its height to its width is 2:3. The Netherlands became independent from Spain in the 1500s. Its first flag was an orange, white and blue striped flag (called the Prinsvlag.
Syria, during the French mandate, had adopted a variation of Husain's flag in the form of a horizontal tricolor of green over white over black with three red stars on the white stripe. In 1958 Egypt and Syria joined in the United Arab Republic, and the flag for both countries became the red-white-black tricolor with two green stars on the white stripe substituted for the eagle. The stars.The Argentine flag consists of three horizontal stripes: while the blue bands denote the country's clear skies, the white color represents the snow of the Andes. The sun with a human face on the.The German flag is three horizontal bands of black, red, and gold. This updated version was adopted on May 23, 1949, and it serves as the civil and state flag. Meaning of the Flag. The flag of Germany has a simple design and the symbolism behind it is fairly straightforward. The three colored bands represent the national colors of Germany. These national colors date back to the republican.
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The flag of Russia is a tricolour flag consisting of three equal horizontal fields: white on the top, blue in the middle, and red on the bottom. The flag was first used as an ensign for Russian.Read More
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The Flag of Scotland is a white X-shaped cross,. a white cross on a red background. By 1540 the legend of King Angus had been altered to include the vision of the cross against a blue sky. Thereafter, this saltire design in its present form became the national flag of Scotland. Flying the flag Scottish Parliament. The Flag flies outside the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh. There are five.Read More
The red and white flag of Brandenburg has also been used since the days of the Free State of Prussia. A similar symbol is used on the Brandenburg Gate — the Prussian eagle. Hesse Symbols. Hesse coat of arms was introduced in 1949. It is based on the historical coat of arms of Ludovingians, the Landgraves that ruled the Hesse and Thuringia lands and were known from the XI century. Therefore.Read More
A lot are imitative of the Dutch Republic flag. It started out with horizontal Orange-White-Blue stripes but the orange dye would fade into red on sailing ships. So the Dutch, being Dutch, just decided to go with red. Not too long after that Peter the Great of Russia took his tour of western Europe to try and discern what made them so advanced.Read More
Composition in Grey Red Yellow and Blue - 1928. by Piet Mondrian. Private collection. Pieter Cornelis (Piet) Mondriaan, after 1912 Mondrian, (March 7, 1872 - February 1, 1944) was a Dutch painter and an important contributor to the De Stijl art movement, which was founded by Theo van Doesburg.Read More
The Slovak flag was officially used from 1.1.1993. Tricolor white, blue, red are known as Panslav color. White symbolizes peace, purity, virginity, perfection and freedom. Blue color represents stability, faith and loyalty. Red is a symbol of power, strength, shed blood for his country and absolutist government. The national emblem is at the top of the flag.Read More
The Stars and Bars had a blue canton, or upper corner, with white stars, symbolizing the seceded states, and red and white stripes. Its similarity to the US flag made it unpopular with some Confederates. One, named William Porcher Miles, had suggested an alternative design to the Confederate Congress, a red flag with two thick blue diagonal lines and 13 white stars, standing for the 11 seceded.Read More