The Burkina Faso flag uses Pan-African colors in signify a break from colonialism and unity with other African ex-colonies. The red at the top also symbolizes revolution while the green symbolizes agricultural abundance. The yellow star in the center is the guiding star of revolution. This flag was adopted in 1984 after the coup of 1983 that brought Thomas Sankara to power.
This flag is made from durable 200-Denier nylon that has been treated to resist fading. The flag is finished with a 3 in., flannel-lined pole hem with Velcro hang tab and bordered with gold rayon fringe. Its image is dyed, single-sided, and reversed on the back. This flag is suitable for indoor or parade use.
This flag is used by Burkina Faso’s government and displayed at the U.N. Headquarters in New York.
Please Note: This flag is made to order. Please allow up to 2 weeks for shipping.