Last modified: 2013-12-09 by eugene ipavec
Keywords: vallcebre | fleur-de-lis (white) | stars: 8 (white) | stars: 6 points (white) |
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image from Catalan Wikipedia, 07 Jun 2005
Flag adopted 10 May 1995
Blue flag with a white centred fleur-de-lys, half as high as the flag, and eight white [six-pointed] stars one on each corner and half across each side of the flag, each star being inscribed in an imaginary circle of diameter 1/6 of the flag's height and being separated from the flag's sides by 1/18 of the flag's height.
The flag is a banner of the arms (blazoned Azure a fleur-de-lys between eight mullets of six points Argent). Both the fleur-de-lys and the stars are attributes of St Mary, local patroness. Flag adopted 10th May 1995. Source for image and text: Fluvià 2001.
Some additional information, extracted from this webpage of the Statistics Institute of Catalonia (Idescat):
Area (km2): 9.1
Population (2001): 254
Santiago Dotor, 18 Jan 2002
The six-pointed stars are not Stars of David.
Blas Delgado, 07 Jun 2005