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Poitou (Traditional province, France)

Last modified: 2002-01-18 by ivan sache
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Proposal of provincial flag

[Proposal of Poitou flag]by Pierre Gay

This flag was proposed by the Western Vexillological Society (Société Vexillologique de l'Ouest) in1993 and released in 1994.
The white stripe stands for Upper-Poitou and the black stripe for Lower-Poitou. The red lion was used in the Middle Ages as an emblem by the Poitevins.

Ivan Sache, 3 August 2000

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