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City of Neukloster (Germany)

Stadt Neukloster, Amt Neukloster-Warin, Landkreis Nordwestmecklenburg, Mecklenburg-Westpomerania

Last modified: 2011-12-30 by german editorial team
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Current Flag

[Neukloster flag] 3:5 image by , Nov 2011

Description of current flag:
The ratio is 3:5. The flag has a vertical stripe at the hoist with 1/5 of total width. The rest of the sheet is divided horizontally into ten alternating stripes of yellow (denoted as: golden) and red. The coat of arms is in the centre of the striped flyend.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 5 Nov 2011

Coat of arms

Description of coat of arms:
The shield is divided per pale. The dexter half shows a half black bull's head, crowned golden (= yellow) armed silver (=white) and tongued red in a golden (= yellow) field. The sinister half shows in a red field a bendy, golden (= yellow) crozier flanked by two silver (=white) fleur de lis.
The bull's head is symbolizing Mecklenburg, the crozier is alluding the Abbey of Neukloster, which had been part of Sweden from 1648 until 1806.
Source: Günther 1999
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 5 Nov 2011

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