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by Ivan Sache
The village of Xewkija in Gozo island flies the pre-1943 flag of Malta defaced with a Maltese cross counterchanged. Source: Strickland 1999.
Ivan Sache, 28 February 2000
The coat-of-arms of Xewkija at the Maltese Government website is [blazon] Or, a fess Gules between two thistles Proper. Might this mean that not all Maltese municipalities' flags are banners of their coats-of-arms?
António Martins, 1 March 2000