Last modified: 2002-11-30 by antonio martins
Keywords: azeri ssr | azerbaijan | star: 5 points (fimbriated) | hammer and sickle (yellow) |
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Adopted on 7 October 1952; dark blue bar
in base, 1/4 width.
Zeljko Heimer, 17 Apr 1996
Specs.: stripes 3+1; h&s placement and size unknown!
Antˇnio Martins, 19 Jun 2001
My source for this image was Smith's 1982 book
([smi82], the Croatian
edition of the small Smith book). Looking at it again,
indeed the soviet azeri flag has considerably larger
H&S then other republics.
Zeljko Heimer, 28 Oct 2002
by Zeljko Heimer, 17 Apr 1996 |
No hammer, sickle and star on the
Mark Sensen, 25 May 1997
According Vexilologie 9-10 [vex]
there were two patterns for
Azerbaijan: pattern of 1952-1956, and pattern after 1956.
Chages are in the size, position and design of the H&S and star.
Consequently, also the flags of the ASSRs within Azerbaijan were
slighty changed in 1956.
Jaume OllÚ, 22 Jul 2001
The emblem was introduced 1937
(according to Hesmer [hes92])
and used until 27 February 1993, when the current one
Marcus Schm÷ger, 16 Sep 2001