The Philippines adopted this flag in 1898. The white triangle signifies equality and fraternity. The blue stripe stands for peace, truth, and justice and the red stripe represents patriotism and valor. The sun symbolizes unity, freedom, and people’s democracy and sovereignty. Its 8 rays represent the 8 provinces that started the Philippine Revolution. The 3 5-pointed stars represent the 3 major island groups that comprise the Philippines.
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 the Philippines’ 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.