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image by Kazutaka Nishiura, 26 March 2015
Gold stylized Kanji character of Oka of Okayama on dark purple field. The
emblem was chosen after design competition. Adopted November 1967.
Nozomi Kariyasu, 6 May 1998
Dark blue flag with golden circular emblem with a downward pointing arrow.
This flag is in Smith 1980 marked as state flag on land.
Željko Heimer, 8 December 1996
The prefecture emblem and the
flag were adopted on Nov 22nd 1967 by Notice No 883. The flag represents
people’s solidarity and the future development of the prefecture.
Nozomi Kariyasu, 26 March 2015
image by Kazutaka Nishiura, 25 October 2009
Okayama Prefecture has a variant and simplified flag
of purple field with white emblem while the official flag has yellow emblem.
Nozomi Kariyasu, 25 October 2009