Nelson Mandela 1918-2013

The national flag of South Africa (NOTE: I had originally written it was the coat of arms of South Africa but the South African state arms are a separate design entirely from the flag), used as a coat of arms by President Mandela when he had the Order of the Seraphim conferred on him by the King of Sweden.

May he rest in peace.


2 thoughts on “Nelson Mandela 1918-2013

    1. guyselvester Post author

      Indeed it is the national flag. I have amended the text. However, this was never used as a personal coat of arms by Mandela. It was used to satisfy the need of the Order for something to display but Mandela did not use a personal coat of arms.


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