Size of this Polish flag patch: 6.5 x 4 cm (2.56 x 1.57 inch)
The flag of Poland consists of two horizontal halves:
- The top half is white
- Tthe bottom half is red
The colors of the Polish flag are based on the colors of the national coat of arms which is a white eagle on a red shield and dates back to 13th century. The red symbolizes the blood shed in the country's fight for independence and the white symbolizes peace.
Fact about the Polish flag patch:
Since 2004, the second of May is celebrated as Flag Day in Poland but it isn't a public holiday.