Last modified: 2011-12-09 by zoltán horváth
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Patzité is a small municipality in Quiché. A flag does not
exist, as told by the mayor and members of the local council;
Nevertheless, possibly it was destroyed by a fire which
devastated the town offices in 1982.
The name Patzité means between trees (or wood) and the badge bears the following symbols:
In the center appears an irregular green field, not really corresponding with the boundaries of the territory, overlapped by the letter P for the name, and a hand holding a piece of wood. On both sides are represented local products: on the left hand a cob, a bean and an apple, on the right hand an ear of wheat, a potato and a fig, above the name Patzité and below the departments name El Quiché. The brown element on the bottom was not identifiable.
Rudolf Wasem, 17 October 2009
image contributed by Rudolf Wasem, 17 October 2009