The Guyana Flag which was designed by Whitney Smith an American Vexilologist although originally without the black and white fimbriations which was a later addition by the College of Arms In the United Kingdom. The Flag of Guyana is Know as the Golden Arrowhead which has Guyana’s National Flag since May 1966.
The Golden Arrowhead, Guyana’s National Flag has FIVE symbolic colors —
GREEN represents the agricultural and forested nature of Guyana,
WHITE symbolizes the rivers and water potential of the country,
A GOLDEN arrow represents Guyana’s mineral wealth,
BLACK portrays the endurance that will sustain the forward thrust of the Guyanese people
and RED represents the zeal and dynamic nature of nation-building which lies before the young and independent Guyana.