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Putumayo Department (Colombia)

Departamento de Putumayo

Last modified: 2014-05-16 by zoltán horváth
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Flag of PUTUMAYO
image by Blas Delgado Ortiz , 28 May 2000



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Overview

According to <www.todacolombia.com>: Black stripe stands for petroleum ("black gold"), main wealth of Putumayo. White is for calm nature of Putumayense people. Green is for forests that cover 4/5 of area. At <www.putumayenses.com.co>, the order of colors is reversed.
Ivan Sarajcic, 7 February 2007

Putumayo Department website it shows two versions of the flag: a plain flag as reported and a flag charged with the coat of arms.
The description doesn't mention the coat of arms.
Dov Gutterman, 6 August 2009


Coat of Arms

Flag of PUTUMAYO
image from departmental website