French Southern Territories Flag
  • French Southern Territories Flag

French Southern Territories Flag

R315.00
Shop Online

The French Southern and Antarctic Lands (French: Terres australes et antarctiques françaises, TAAF), in full the Territory of the French Southern and Antarctic Lands (French: Territoire des Terres australes et antarctiques françaises) is an overseas territory (French: Territoire d’outre-mer or TOM) of France. It consists of…

Flag Sizes
Quantity

Last time this product was added to a cart: 01-04-2019

  • Secure SSL Shopping Secure SSL Shopping
  • Normal Delivery - 5 - 7 Working Days Normal Delivery - 5 - 7 Working Days
  1. Kerguelen (Archipel des Kerguelen), a group of volcanic islands in the southern Indian Ocean, southeast of Africa, approximately equidistant between Africa, Antarctica and Australia;
  2. St. Paul and Amsterdam islands (Îles Saint Paul et Amsterdam), a group to the north of Kerguelen;
  3. Crozet Islands (Îles Crozet), a group in the southern Indian Ocean, south of Madagascar;
  4. Adélie Land (Terre Adélie), the French claim on the Antarctica continent;
  5. the Scattered Islands (Îles Éparses), a dispersed group of islands around the coast of Madagascar.

The territory is also called the French Southern Lands (French: Terres australes françaises) or French Southern Territories. The latter excludes Adélie Land, where French sovereignty is not widely recognized. The lands are not connected to France Antarctique, a former French colony in Brazil.

The territory has no permanent civilian population. Those resident consist of visiting military personnel, officials, scientific researchers and support staff.

Some of the territory’s exclusive economic zone is of great importance for fishing. Wikipedia

Data sheet

Material
Printed Polyester Bunting which is the traditional flag material woven from 100% polyester spun yarn which gives the effect of traditional cotton bunting.
Size
Ceremonial: Printed on two panels which are stitched together.