Bermuda's flag was adopted in 1910. It consists of a Red Ensign featuring the UK flag in the canton and Bermuda's coat of arms. The coat of arms depicts a lion holding a shield that pictures a shipwreck and the inscription reads Quo Fata Farunt
, or "Whither the Fates Carry."
This flag is dyed on silky, lustrous rayon and is hemmed and mounted to a black pole that includes a gold-painted spear. The 4 in. x 6 in. flag is mounted to a 10 in. pole, while the 8 in. x 12 in. flag is mounted to a 19 in. pole including 1 in. spear. Base not included.