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Municipality of Gielow (Germany)

Gemeinde Gielow, Landkreis Mecklenburgische Seenplatte, Amt Malchin am Kummerower See, Mecklenburg-W

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Current Flag

[Gielow flag] 3:5 image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 24 Jan 2012

Description of current flag:
The flag's ratio is 3:5. It is a yellow flag. The coat of arms is in the centre of the flag.
Source: [szh11], p.284
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 24 Jan 2012

Coat of arms

Description of coat of arms:
In a green shield is a golden (=yellow) horseshoe surrounding an upright crozier of the same colour.
The horseshoe is symbolizing craftsmen and farming. The (shortened) crozier is symbolizing, that the village for more than 400 years belonged to the Cistercian monastery having the same name.
Source: [szh11], p.284
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 24 Jan 2012

Flag and coat of arms were approved by minister of interior of Mecklenburg-Westpomerania on 3 July 2003, published in the roll of arms of Mecklenburg-Westpomerania as no. 0279.

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