Rattlesnake - Don't Tread On Me
DONT TREAD ON ME - Famous Gadsden flag is a historical American flag with a yellow field depicting a rattlesnake coiled and ready to strike. Below the snake is the legendary "DONT TREAD ON ME" saying which has become in America popular culture. The flag was designed by and is named after American general and statesman Christopher Gadsden. The Gadsden DONT TREAD ON ME was used by the Continental Marines as an early motto flag, in addition, it was the first flag ever carried into battle by the United States Marine Corps, during the American Revolution.