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Ostrov, Czech Republic

Karlovy Vary okres, Karlovy Vary region

Last modified: 2004-12-29 by jarig bakker
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Ostrov municipality flag

[Ostrov flag] by Jarig Bakker, 31 Jan 2001

Ostrov is in Karlovy Vary district, in the east of the Czech Republic. Ale╣ K°iżan's description:
White over blue. From the flagpole a blue pile (klin, Keil) reaches to 4/9 of the field. The pile and lower field (of the same color) is divided by the white line (1/15 of the flag length). Ratio 2:3
Jarig Bakker, 31 Jan 2001


Ostrov CoA

[Ostrov Coat of Arms] image provided by Ale╣ K°iżan, 28 Dec 2000

The original CoA was the full one of the Kingdom with two squirrels as supporters. The emperor Rudolph II granted the improved Arms (1604) - the Chateau (zßmek, Schloss) with seven towers (5 visible). The Royal Crest should be: an eagle's wing sable seamed with hearts (or Linden leaves inverted) Or.
Ale╣ K°iżan, 28 Dec 2000


Ostrov mascotte

[Ostrov mascotte] image from this site, reported by Ale╣ K°iżan, 28 Dec 2000