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Postal ensign - Image by Luis Miguel Arias, 21 September 2004

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Postal ensign


Postal ensign's construction sheet - Image by Luis Miguel Arias & Santiago Dotor, 21 September 2004

The ensign for mail vessels, adopted on 21 January 1977, is a national flag with the coat of arms replaced by the blue letters "CM" (for Correo Marítimo, Maritime Mail). The letters are centred on the yellow stripe but quite apart from each other, as if for instance a third letter was missing in between.
The flag is similar to the previous postal ensign (1945-1977), but with more separate letters.

Santiago Dotor, 21 September 2004