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Flag of Küre - Image by Tomislav Šipek, 1 October 2017
The municipality of Küre (6,866 inhabitants in 2012, 3,210 in the town of Küre; 54,090 ha) is located 80 km north of Kastamonu.
Ivan Sache, 1 October 2017
The flag of Küre (photo) is white with the municipality's emblem. "Belediyesi" means "Municipality".
The emblem features the Akşemsettin mosque, owned by the Akşemsettin Foundation. The mosque was built in 1473 by Hoca Şemseddin, the treasurer of Sultan Mehmed II the Conqueror. The sequined rubble stone mosque is covered with four main stands, three main domes and six side vaults. The glass is covered with lead.
[Kastamonu Culture and Tourism Division]
Tomislav Šipek & Ivan Sache, 1 October 2017