What kind of a flag is this?

I have a strange ambivalence about this flag. It’s interesting in its design, but it’s also very strange in a way I can’t name or describe. The previous flag I mentioned here was just amazzing. This one I’m not so sure about…


It is the old flag of the Dutch ruler of what is now Suriname, a land sometimes plagued by military instabilities and overthrows, though not as much as other countries we could mention.

The odd ellipse and the stars are just not normal. It looks like some kind of a corporate logo.

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