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image by Kazutaka Nishiura, 26 March 2015
Marine blue stylized Katakana character of Wa (ヮ) of Wakayama on white
field. The emblem expresses harmony of people and infinite progress. Adopted 23
Nozomi Kariyasu, 6 May 1998
The prefecture emblem was adopted on Apr 26th 1969 by Notice No 310 and the
flag was adopted on Aug 7th 1969 by Notice No 567. The flag proportion is 2: 3.
The diameter of the outer circle of the emblem is 2/3 height of the flag.
Nozomi Kariyasu, 26 March 2015