The argentine flag as we know it now is a triband consisting of two bands of light blue or celeste as they call it here with a white band between and a yellow sun in the middle. He created it during the argentine war of independence.
The flag of argentina without the sun of may.
Argentina flag. However on july 20 1816 the flag was finally declared as the national flag by the congress of tucumán shortly after the declaration of independence. A triband composed of three equal horizontal bands coloured light blue white and light blue with a yellow sun of may in the center. The only difference between this flag and the flag of argentina is the.
It was adopted as a national symbol on 20 july 1816. The flag of argentina is a triband composed of three equally wide horizontal bands coloured light blue and white there are multiple interpretations on the reasons for those colors. Flag date use description 1818 flag of argentina.
1812 national flag 1812 1818. The light blue stripes upon a white field were placed on the flag by manuel belgrano the leader of the revolution and are said to be symbolic of the sky above when the fight for the country s independence began the golden sun with the sun of may face was added. The flag of nicaragua for example has two horizontal stripes of blue with a horizontal white line in the middle.
The top and bottom ones are light blue and the middle is white. Argentina s flag dates back to 1812 it has three horizontal bands. Manuel belgrano is the creator of argentina s flag buenos aires city flag.
The flag was designed by manuel belgrano in 1812. The flag of argentina consists of three horizontal stripes equal in width and colored light blue white and light blue with the sun of may in the centre of the middle white stripe. The flag was created by manuel belgrano in line with the creation of the cockade of argentina and was first raised at the city of rosario on february 27 1812 during the argentine war of independence.
International world country stick flag banners national country flags argentina flag 0 19 0 60 pieces wholesale custom 90x150cm size safety argentina national flag 1 00 3 00 pieces hot sale event argentina hand flag for promotion with good price 0 30 0 80 pieces. The current flag of argentina was officially adopted on february 12 1812 four years before they declared independence from spain. The original flag was created by the famous argentine general manuel belgrano who was an economist lawyer politician and military leader and was one of the liberators of argentina from spanish rule.
Civil flag and ensign 1812. A modified version of the argentine flag featuring slightly darker blue stripes and a redesigned sun emblem came into effect on nov. History of argentina flag.
The flag of argentina inspired the flags of other central american states that include el salvador uruguay guatemala costa rica honduras and nicaragua. The meaning behind the flag s colors is disputed but some say the white represents silver. The argentine flag influenced the designs of the national flags of five central american states el salvador guatemala honduras costa rica and nicaragua as well as that of neighbouring uruguay.