Last modified: 2001-03-30 by dov gutterman
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Limon Province adopted a flag Limon (first hoisted 21 July
1992). Curiosely the governor of Limon (Mm. Florita Wing Ching
Sandi) answered my request since she was a member of the jury
that selected the design. Before that, two other designs were in
use, but they were unofficials.
Jaume Olle', 27 January 2001
by Fred Drews, 21 November 1999
Limon: a sailing ship represents a maritime province, the key
is a connection to the Roman Catholic church (see the Vatican
flag, for example), and the tree would be a local crop - could it
be banana? The wreath is laurel (peace) and coffee.
Rob Raeside, 21 November 2000