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City of Rendsburg (Rendsburg-Eckernförde County, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany)

Stadt Rendsburg

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[City of Rendsburg (Rendsburg-Eckernförde County, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany)] 3:5
by Stefan Schwoon



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Description

Rendsburg is a city, the seat of Rendsburg-Eckernförde county. The Hauptsatzung of Rendsburg, available online here, says:

1
Wappen, Flagge und Siegel
(...)
(2) Die Stadtfarben sind rot-weiß-rot.
(3) Die Stadtflagge zeigt in Weiß die rote Burg des Stadtwappens, etwas zur Stange hin verschoben, oben und unten begleitet von je einem schmalen roten Randstreifen.
which translates to:
(2) The colours of the city are red-white-red.
(3) The flag of the city shows the red castle of the arms in white, slightly shifted towards the hoist, accompanied above and below by a thin red stripe along the edge.
The above image is my interpretation of this specification.

Stefan Schwoon, 29 August and 7 September 2001


Reported Variant

[City of Rendsburg, reported variant (Rendsburg-Eckernförde County, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany)] 3:5
by Stefan Schwoon

The flag of Rendsburg is the most southern example of this kind of flag: arms on a white flag.

Peter Hans van den Muijzenberg, 27 August 2001

The Hauptsatzung of Rendsburg (...) describes a completely different design though. (...) Did you see any flags matching this description?

Stefan Schwoon, 29 August 2001