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image by Kazutaka Nishiura, 26 March 2015
White fringed red outlined Kanji character of Kyo of Kyōto on wine red
colour field. Adopted: November 2, 1976.
The reconstruction on law is on the prefecture website.
Nozomi Kariyasu, 06 May 1998, 06 February 2000, 16 November 2005
The ratio of the flag is 10x14, with the size of the emblem 6.5x5.6 units. The purple color of
the background is 10P 3.7/15 in Munsell.
Zachary Harden, 11 September 2009
The prefecture emblem and the flag were adopted on Nov 2nd 1976 by Notice No
627 and No 628. The six leaves symbolize elegant character of the locality
ancient capital and kanji kyo 京 in the center makes humanoid form. As a whole it
represents a cohesion and solidarity of the people.
Nozomi Kariyasu, 26 March 2015
image by Jaume Ollé