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Hlince, Czech Republic

Plzeň-sever okres, Plzeň region

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[Hlince flag] by Jarig Bakker, 21 Jun 2002
adopted 31 Jan 2002 See also:

Hlince municipality flag

Image according to Petr Exner's Vexilolocký Lexikon prapory obcí ČR (2002) - Hlince, Plzeň-sever district, Plzeň region - adopted 31 Jan 2002.
Question: what's the gadget to the hoist? It's also on the flag of Kornatice, in Rokycany district.
Jarig Bakker, 21 Jun 2002

That's a 'korbel', which is part of the wheel with two spokes left. This heraldic device dates back to at least 1368 in the Pilsen
region. It appeared on the seal of Jan a Precha, Lord of Kornatice, in 1418. Since that it was incorporated into arms of Kornatice and Hlince, all in the Pilsen (Plzeň) vicinity.
Chrystian Kretowicz, 21 Jun 2002

And I thought it was the Enterprise :-)
Blas Delgado Ortiz, 21 Jun 2002


Hlince coat of arms

[Hlince coat of arms] image from this website.