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image by Tomislav Šipek, 24 February 2017
Here is flag and coat of arms of Bø. Administrative center is Bø i Telemark.
Tomislav Šipek, 02 December 2015
image by Tomislav Šipek, 02 December 2015
Blazon: På raud grunn tre gull feler, 2-1. In English: Gules three fiddles
Approved by the royal resolution of 19 February 1988 after a drawing by Halvor Holtskog Jr. [c2j88] and http://www.bo.kommune.no/politikk-og-organisasjon/lokalpolitikk/kommunevapen-og-ordforarkjede/
The design shows a hardingfela (Hardanger fiddle) as we have already seen at Granvin a few days ago. Bø in Telemark (as opposed from Bø in Nordland, another municipality) is know as the Norwegian Cremona - with strong fiddle building tradition.
Željko Heimer, 05 December 2015