A finial to those who are wondering is the decoration placed at the top of the flagpole. It is among the many possible flagpole accessories that you can employ. You can find it available in several flag manufacturing stores and online flag shops in various types and figures.
The simple pole appearance is enhanced with a final. Commonly used in most instances for institution and academies are ball shaped at the peak of the pole.
Finials are distinct in a sense because it has symbolic meanings. You might wonder if a finial is only for decorative purpose or a meaningful symbol and you can be answered in where the flag is located.
A ball shaped finial is common to flags located in campuses. In some places you will observe that the peak of the pole features an eagle. Some group especially religious ones utilize crosses to decorated poles.
The similar characteristics of these items are that the decorative shape is highly dependent on the location. It will seem weird to see an eagle on the pole for campuses or a ball for government buildings.
The person who will set up the flag will have the responsibility to select the flagpole hardware. You will decide whether you want to use accessories for attraction only or give a deeper symbolic and meaningful representation. No matter what option you select the viewers will be able to notice the different effects. You decide how to correctly set up the flag and its other accessories depending on their function.