Last modified: 2010-11-06 by ivan sache
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Municipal flag of Sveti Jurij ob Ščavnici - Image by Željko Heimer, 26 June 2010
The flag and coat of arms of Sveti Jurij ob Ščavnici, designed by the academic painter Janez Vidic (1923-1996) (images), are prescribed in the Municipal Statutes Statut Občine Sveti Jurij (text), adopted on 12 April 1995 and published on 30 June 1995 in the official Slovene gazette Uradni list Republike Slovenije, 37/1995.
The new Statutes Statut Občine Sveti Jurij ob Ščavnici, adopted on 28 September 1999 and published in Uradni list Republike Slovenije, 29/2000, did not change anything regarding the municipal symbols.
The flag is vertical, vertically divided yellowish-green blue with the coat of arms set in the middle of the upper half of the flag.
Željko Heimer, 26 June 2010
Coat of arms of Sveti Jurij ob Ščavnici - Image by Pascal Gross, 26 June 2010
The coat of arms of Sveti Jurij ob Ščavnici pictures St. George (in Slovene, Sveti Jurij) slaying the dragon. Quoting the Municipal Statutes:
The coat of arms is in a shield shape with a white background, on it there is a stylized image of a rider who pierces a dragon with a spear. The rider has a silver helmet and armour, blue clothes, red coat and saddle. The horse is white-silver and the dragon is chrome-oxide green.
Željko Heimer, 10 October 2002