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"A snake does not bite without cause"


The snake is seen as a fearsome and poisonous reptile that most people fear. 


The crocodile is also a fearsome reptile but is mostly depicted as a wise leader and protector in Akan culture. 


The meaning behind this flag encourages the No.4 Asafo Company (crocodiles) to push forward and protect their own (fish) irrespective of upcoming attacks. 


c. 1920s

The Snake & Crocodiles

  • Natural wear, tattering, and stains from age will be evident in most of our vintage flags.

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