Last modified: 2013-04-13 by ian macdonald
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The symbols of Canitar are prescribed in Article 2 of the Municipal Constitution as "the flag, the coat of arms and other symbols established by Municipal Law".
The flag of Canitar is presented on Wikimedia Commons as a gyronny of eight green and white pieces. In the middle of the flag is placed a white disk charged with the municipal coat of arms.
The image was contributed on 10 February 2013 by "Prefeitura
Municipal", quoting the official municipal website as the source. No
other source for the flag was found.
Several municipal flags have been recently uploaded with the same
credit, although, in most cases, the matching municipal website does
not show the flag. However, photos of the flags, when available,
indicate that the accuracy of these submissions is quite high (except
the 2:3 proportions that do not match the common use of 14:20
Ivan Sache, 23 March 2013