Africa | Saint Helena - FW
Introducing the "Flag of Saint Helena" postcard - a must-have for postcard collectors and enthusiasts of geography and national flags. Measuring 4 by 6 inches (10.5 x 15 centimeters), this classic size postcard is accepted by all national postal carriers without extra charges. Made from durable cardboard with a weight of 315 grams per square meter, this matte coated postcard is protected by a plastic foil on the design side to protect the colors and withstand postal transit conditions.
Saint Helena is a remote island located in the South Atlantic Ocean, it is a British Overseas Territory and it is located about 1,950 kilometres (1,210 mi) west of the coast of southwestern Africa and about 2,410 kilometres (1,500 mi) east of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The nearest land is Ascension Island, about 1,300 km (810 mi) to the north-northwest. The capital is Jamestown and the island is known for being the place of exile of Napoleon Bonaparte
The flag of Saint Helena features a blue field with the Union Jack in the canton, and the coat of arms of Saint Helena in the fly. The blue color represents the ocean surrounding the island and the Union Jack represents the connection with Great Britain. The coat of arms of Saint Helena features a shield with a depiction of the island and a ship, a helmet, and a red and yellow banner with the motto "Loyal and unshaken" which symbolizes the loyalty of the island to Great Britain. The flag was officially adopted on October 4, 1984.
This postcard offers an educational perspective on the country, including information as unique facts, famous facts and history points of the country.
Here are 5 benefits:
- High-quality design and materials for a durable postcard that will stand the test of time.
- Matte coated finish and plastic foil to protect the colors and protect the postcard during transit.
- Public information about Saint Helena, its geographical position and its neighbours.
- Perfect for postcard collectors, people who send postcards via postcrossing platform, people who like to write and receive postcards in their mailbox, collectors of Maps and Flags postcards.
- Classic size postcard 4 by 6 inches, accepted by all national postal carriers without extra charges.
Get your hands on the "Flag of Saint Helena" postcard and add a unique and educational piece to your postcard collection today!
Aout this item
Classic Regular Postcard size: 10.5 cm by 15 cm = 4 x 6 inches = the standard for the postcard for most of the countries in the world – is the standard for postcard made by UPU (Universal Postal Union) – and implemented by USPS, La Poste, Royal Mail, PTT, Correos, Post NL. Deutsche Post and many other postal administrations.
Material: Made of 100% brand new and high-quality hard paper – 315 grams/ square meter = 5.5 grams per card – thicker than average – special chosen for hard transport conditions through postal services; Plastic film coat matte.
Perfect for collecting, postcrossing, scrapbooking, parties invitations or just sending a note to a friend. You can use them also for your private swaps organized with your virtual friends.
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Quality Printed in European Union.
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