Last modified: 2020-04-19 by rob raeside
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image by Jaume Ollé
Puntarenas Province adopted a flag on 7 April 1994.
Jaume Ollé, 27 January 2001
Marco Fco. Soto Ramírez is the coauthor of the flag of Province
Puntarenas, who also maintains an
Ivan Sache, 07 April 2013
image contributed by Fred Drews, 21 November 1999
Puntarenas: top left is three gold coins or scallops -
represent wealth of resources; top right a key - Roman Catholic;
bottom left an anchor - stability in a maritime context; ship -
maybe discovery or trade.
Rob Raeside, 21 November 2000
The key in the coat of arms, represent the entrance of the
Pacific coast of Costa Rica as well as in the coat of arms of
province of Limón, the key represent the
seaport entrance of the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica.
Alberto Alexander Thomas Brown, 20 June 1009