Last modified: 2006-09-02 by phil nelson
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image by Eugene Ipavec, 6 December 2005
Source: Isezaki web site (in Japanese)
Isezaki city in Gunma adopted its flag on February 28 2005.
stylized hiragana I い of Isezaki in shape of comma-shaped bead used as an accessory in ancient Japan which represents harmony and development.
Nozomi Kariyasu, 19 November 2005
The emblem and flag are described in notice number 66. The
stylised hiragana i い forms an outline of the well known "yin-yang"
(in Japanese "inyou") symbol, expressing harmony of the citizens and the
Jonathan Dixon, 10 January 2006