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by Jorge Candeias
Flag adopted 1865, abolished 1866
Blue-white-red horizontal tricolor. A yellow canton filling the blue stripe.
Norman Martin, 22 January 1998
Due to the similarity with the Mecklenburg ensign a yellow canton was added to the commercial [i.e. civil] ensign. Source: Ottfried Neubecker, Vexilla Belgica 1981.
Jaume Ollé, June or July 1998