Our Brazil flags are produced in the traditional 2:1 ratio used for National flags in the UK so this flag will match others of the same size if you are flying several flags together. We use a MOD grade Knitted Polyester which has been tested for its durability and suitability for production of flags.
Our flags are manufactured to the highest standards. We offer flags in a choice of two materials, Hand Made National Flags, and Digitally Printed National Flags
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Flags will not last forever. Whilst we do everything possible to ensure our products are the most durable possible.
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|Adopted||15th November 1889|
|Design||A blue globe depicting a starry sky circumvented by a band inscribed with the national motto within a yellow rhombus on a green background|
|Colours||PMS - Green: 355, Yellow: Process Yellow, Blue: 280 |
RGB - Green: 0-168-89, Yellow: 255-204-41, Blue: 62-64-149
CMYK - Green: 100-0-100-0, Yellow: 0-20-100-0, Blue: 100-100-0-0, White: 0-0-0-0
Brazil’s tradition of having a state flag goes back as far as the 14th Century. Prior to their independence in 1822 when Brazil became a kingdom, Portugal were the governing country.
This can clearly be seen in the early flags that were used which tended to change when a new governor took office. Independence in 1822 was closely followed by it becoming an Empire and then in 1889 a Federal Republic. The official flags of those times are indicative of the changes that took place.
After a number of iterations the flag as we know it today was developed in 1889. A fairly unique design the constellation stars on the globe represents each state in the federation and the band circumventing the globe has the country’s national motto “Ordem e Progresso” (Order and Progress) written in green around it.
The green in the flag is a representation of the Brazilian rainforest and the yellow represents the country’s mineral resources.
The flag is regularly updated with the latest change being in 1992 when more stars were added to the globe.
Naval Jack of Brazil
Coat of Arms of Brazil
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