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Raven: A Journal of Vexillology

Volume 17, 2010

Maikel Arista-Salado y Hernández
Pages 85-94
DOI: 10.5840/raven2010175

The Presidential Flags of Cuba from 1909 to the Present

How could the flag of the chief of state of this Caribbean nation have been portrayed with the wrong color in otherwise-definitive flag books (such as Neubecker) for most of its history? The author shows how a misreading of the original description led to the use of a light blue field instead of the standard dark blue, and proposes an update to the design of the flag.