Flag of Poznań

The flag of Poznań is a rectangular piece of white material with the coat of arms of the city placed in the middle.[1] It was adopted in 1997.

Poznań
POL Poznań flag.svg
UseCivil flag
Proportion2:3
Adopted1997

The coat of arms of Poznań consists of white (not silver) city walls with three towers. On the left (heraldic) tower stands Saint Peter with a key and on the heraldic right one stands Saint Paul with a sword. In the gate there are two golden crossed keys with a cross above. Over the middle tower, which contains a single window and is topped by a battlement, there is a gothic shield with a white eagle in crown. On the sides of the two saints there are golden crescents and stars. All of those elements are on a blue field. Over the shield there is golden crown.[2]

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  1. ^ "Uchwała nr LVIII/415/II/97 z dnia 1997-05-27 - bip.poznan.pl". bip.poznan.pl. Retrieved 2019-12-09.
  2. ^ "Coat of arms of the City of Poznan - Facts and figures - Poznan.pl". www.poznan.pl. Retrieved 2019-12-09.

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