Last modified: 2021-01-23 by klaus-michael schneider
Keywords: territorial association of bessarabia | draw well | horse(forcene) | grain(ear) | inescutcheon |
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3:5 image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 22 Jan 2021
Bessarabia is a historical region, today mainly located in Moldowa with a smaller southern and eastern part in nowadays Ukraine. The flag is a blue-yellow horizontal bicolour with centred arms. The flag colours are those of Ukraine and partially of Moldowa as well. The arms are quartered. 1st quarter Argent a draw well Sable, 2nd and 3rd quarter parted per fess of Azure and Or (a repetion of the flag colours), 4th quarter Argent a horse forcene Sable, over all an inescutcheon Gules charged with grain ears Or.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 22 Jan 2021