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by Jaume Ollé
This image is probably the first pattern adopted. The Japanese flag is in the canton is a 4:5 ratio and circle is slighty towards hoist. The silhouette of the lighthouse is a bit different of the later one. This flag was adopted 1886.
Jaume Ollé November 1999
Adopted 16 November 1886
Nozomi Kariyasu, 23 February 2000