Peru Flag



Peru Flag

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Peru Flag

The flag has three equal, vertical bands of red (hoist side), white, and red with the coat of arms centered in the white band; the coat of arms features a shield bearing a vicuna, cinchona tree (the source of quinine), and a yellow cornucopia spilling out gold coins, all framed by a green wreath.

The red stripes represent the blood that was spilled to achieve Peruvian freedom. The white stands for peace.



Sources
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/flags/flagtemplate_pe.html
http://www.worldflags101.com/p/peru-flag.aspx

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