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Keywords: onil | alicante province | valencian community | lozenges: 6 (blue) | coats of arms: 7 | crown: royal (open) | fleurs de lys: 3 (golden) | castle (golden) |
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image by Michael B. Simakov, 16 Feb 2009
Bandera de proporciones 2:3. Losanjada par de azul y amarillo y en cada uno de los losanjes azules un escudete amarillo. Al centro, escudo municipal.
The flag was adopted on 20th December 1999.
Source: Generalitat Valenciana, Consejo Tecnico de Heraldica, Escuts i banderes dels municipis de la Comunitat Valenciana 2003. [gva03]
Michael B. Simakov, 16 Feb 2009
"The ratio is 2:3. The flag is divided by lozengy into blue and yellow and in each of the blue lozenges is one yellow inescutcheon. In the centre is the municipal coat of arms."
For me the official description doesn't match the image. Suggestion: It is a yellow flag with six blue lozenges ordered two times three with a yellow inescutcheon in every lozenge. In the centre of the flag is the municipal coat of arms: shield divided per fess into blue and red. In the centre is a golden (yellow) castle, masoned black, having three golden turrets with pinnacles and a blue open gate and windows of the same colour.
If the flag would be divided by lozengy, for me the lozenges should have touched the edges of flag.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 16 Feb 2009