Flag of the United States, 2009
Color flag of the United States. 13 equal horizontal stripes of red (top and bottom) alternating with white; there is a blue rectangle in the upper hoist-side corner bearing 50 small, white, five-pointed stars arranged in nine offset horizontal rows of six stars (top and bottom) alternating with rows of five stars; the 50 stars represent the 50 states, the 13 stripes represent the 13 original colonies; known as Old Glory; the design and colors have been the basis for a number of other flags, including Chile, Liberia, Malaysia, and Puerto Rico.
Keywordsbanner, US, standard, Old Glory, stars and stripes, country flag, vexillology, American national flag, Star Spangled Banner
GalleriesWorld Flags, Color
Florida Center for Instructional Technology Clipart ETC (Tampa, FL: University of South Florida, 2009)