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Tjøme, Vestfold (Norway)

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[Flag of Tjøme]
image by Tomislav Šipek, 24 November 2015

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Here is flag and coat of arms of Tjøme.
Tomislav Šipek, 24 November 2015

Coat of Arms

[CoA of Tjøme]
image by Tomislav Šipek, 03 November 2015

Blazon: I blått tre sølv åregafler, 2-1. In English: Azure three oarlocks argent.
Approved by the royal resolution of 17 February 1989, after a drawing by Even Skoglund, after a public competition was run in 1987 producing 8 heraldically correct designs.
The choice of design was then explained: "It refers to Tjøme link to shipping, fishing and hunting. At the same time it symbolizes the three islands Tjøme, Brøtsø and Hvasser."
Željko Heimer, 24 November 2015