IN 1927, MUSSOLINI ADOPTED A PERSONAL STANDARD CONSISTING OF FASCES ON A SAVOY BLUE FIELD WITH A YELLOW BORDER; THIS WAS ABOLISHED IN 1943. FIRSTLY

IN 2001, AND THEN AGAIN FROM 2008, SILVIO BERLUSCONI ADOPTED A SIMILAR STANDARD OF THE OFFICE OF PRIME MINISTER, THIS TIME THE COAT OF ARMS PROPER ON A DARKER BLUE FIELD WITH DOUBLE YELLOW BORDER.

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