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Kupres (Municipality, Canton 10, Bosnia and Herzegovina)

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[Town flag]

Flag of Kupres - Image (unconfirmed details) by Željko Heimer, 23 June 2011

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Flag of Kupres

The flag of Kupres (photo, photo) is made of off-set quartered fields, red, white, white and blue, with the coat of arms in it.

Željko Heimer, 23 June 2011

Coat of arms of Kupres

[Town arms]

Coat of arms of Kupres - Image by Željko Heimer, 23 June 2011

The coat of arms is "Quartered to the chief dexter by a triple wattle or, first gules a Franciscan achievement or, second and third checky gules and argent and fourth azure an arm embowed clad gules armoured and gloved or holding a sword also or and inscribed in two rows KUP/RES of the last".
The Franciscan (Ordo Fratrum Minorum) coat of arms consisting of two arms in saltire and a Latin cross, is included to denote their role in the preservation of the Croatian nation in the region. The embowed arm with the sword is the medieval arms of Rama.

Željko Heimer, 23 June 2011