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image by Ivan Sache, 2 November 2008
The canton was formed on 25 August 1986. Gonzalo Pizarro
(1502-1548) was the younger half-brother of the more famous
Francisco Pizzaro. For more details see wikipedia.
The flag is shown, graphically, on a PDF document available on the website of the Association of the Ecuadorian municipalities. On this source, the flag is in proportions c. 4:7, with unequal stripes, c. 3:4:3, and the triangle reaching c. 40% of the flag length.
Falko Schmidt, 5 July 2007 and Ivan Sache, 2 November 2008