British Antarctic Territory Blue Ensign Flag
Our digitally printed British Antarctic Territory Blue Ensign flags are made to a high quality, durable knitted polyester. Produced to the Flag Institute approved design, by us here in the UK. Each flag is hand finished with a double sewn hem for durability, and a headband, rope and toggle suitable for attachment to any standard flagpole.
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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
Care & Advice
Flags will not last forever. Whilst we do everything possible to ensure our products are the most durable possible.
|Design||A white ensign with the Union flag in the top right hand corner and the Coat of Arms of the British Arctic Territory centre right.|
|Colours||PMS – Blue: 280 C, Red: 186 C
CMYK – Blue: Cyan 100%, Magenta 72%, Black 18.5%; Red: Magenta 91%, Yellow 76%, Black 6%
Between 1845 and 1962 the Falkland Islands Dependencies originally administered the area known as the British Antarctic Territory and the flag of the Falkland Islands was flown. The Flag of the Falkland Islands is a British Blue Ensign wit the Coat of Arms of the Falkland Islands centre right.
In 1963 the British Antarctic Territory was formed when the United Kingdom claimed Antarctica as a territory. This due to the Antarctic Treaty being introduced in 1961. A white British Ensign was chosen with the new coat of arms in the centre right.
The Coat of Arms of British Antarctic Territory
The Coat of Arms of the British Antarctic Territory was adopted in 1952. It features a white shield with three blue flowing lines behind a red triangle with golden torch.
At the left side of the shield is a golden lion standing on grass and on the right is an emperor penguin standing on ice. Above is a helmet with a ship representing the RRS Discovery and underneath is the motto “RESEARCH AND DISCOVERY”
The Government Ensign of the British Antarctic Territory
The Flag of the Commissioner of the British Antarctic Territory
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