Last modified: 2012-08-28 by ivan sache
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Flag and arms of Khobi - Images communicated by The State Council of Heraldry at the Parliament of Georgia, 23 February 2012
The town of Khobi (5,800 inhabitants in 2009) is located in western Georgia.
Jens Pattke, 13 February 2011
The flag and arms of Khobi are prescribed by Decree No. 17, adopted on 20 December 2010 by the Municipal Council.
The flag is in proportions 2:3, horizontally divided white and blue (2:1). In the center of the white stripe is the escutcheon from the coat of arms of Khobi, "Argent an escutcheon azure the Virgin Mary's cloak (chiton) argent, in base azure ensigned with fesses wavy azure and argent. The shield surmounted by a three-towered mural crown argent fimbriated sable. Under the shield a scroll argent fimbriated sable charged with the name of the town in Georgian capital letters sable."
Source: The State Council of Heraldry at the Parliament of Georgia (website).
Ivan Sache, 1 June 2012