Last modified: 2017-11-11 by klaus-michael schneider
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It is a red-white-blue vertical tricolour with ratio of stripes approx. 1:4:1. The coat of arms is shifted to the top within the central stripe.
Kassel District , state Hesse
banner approved on 30 June 1982
details based on the presentations of Klaus Günther with kind permission
The municipality flags are shown mostly in banner form in Hesse.
Jörg Majewski, 10 Nov 2006
The shield is off-centred parted per pale with ratio approx. 2:1; at dexter Gules, above a bell Argent charged with a rooster passant Azure, beneath a glassblower's sign Argent; at sinister Azure an ash Argent couped per pale.
The ash is representing Eschenstruth, the bell Helsa, the rooster St.Ottilien and its Huguenot settlers, the glassblower's sign Wickenrode.
Source: German WIKIPEDIA
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 1 June 2017
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