Querfurt with slightly under 10,000 inhabitants is part of Merseburg-Querfurt
county. The flag, introduced in 1990, is a red-white banner with the arms.
The arms show Mary with the child. This arms was also used in the communist
era as they are shown in Bensing et al.
1984 (see also Ralf Hartemink's International
Civic Arms website). Source: Günther 1996b.
Stefan Schwoon, 31 May 2001