flag of Sardinia


Blindfolded moors – the flags of Corsica and Sardinia

The flag of Corsica is one of the most identifiable and unusual in Europe. Against a pure white background a black face is depicted in a side profile – the dark outline makes a arresting contrast against the white. The image is even more striking as the black face is either blindfolded with a white ribbon wrapped around its eyes or features a white bandana on his forehead. Typically, European vexillological tradition […]