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Polish flag

From the Collection of Australian Multicultural Community Services Suite 111 44-56 Hampstead Rd Maidstone Victoria

Description
red and white, cotton
Size
length 520 cm, width 108 cm
Object Registration
004
Keywords
pope, flag, pol
Historical information
The falg was displayed during the meeting of Pope John Paul II with Poles from Australia on MCG in 1986; the eagle on the flag (national Polish emblem) has a crown on its head, which was not allowed during a communist regime in Poland
When Made
1986
Significance
commemorate the visit of Pope John Paul II in Australia
Inscriptions & Markings
Polish emblem
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM