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Shipmate Flagchart : http://www.shipmate.nl/flags.htm
Hattem is the 'metropole' of North Gelderland, with a famous (field) hockey club; I wonder where that flower is coming from
Jarig Bakker, 13 July 1999
The COA dates 1816, the flag dates 22-feb-1971 designed by the Netherlands "Hoge Raad van Adel" Before 1816 the six-pointed star was drawn as "mispelbloem" 'mispel' is a 'medlar' in English; Latin 'mespilum'
Gerard van der Vaart, 1 August 1999