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Flag of Koška - Image by Željko Heimer, 25 June 2013
The municipality of Koška (4,094 inhabitants in 2011, 1,559 in the village of Koška) is located about 30 km due west of Osijek on a main road from Zagreb through Podravina (Podravska magistrala) and on the Zagreb-Osijek railway.
Željko Heimer, 14 October 2007
The symbols of Koš are described in Article 6 of the Municipality Statutes Statut Općine Koška, adopted on 23 June 2009 by the Municipality Assembly and published on 26 June 2009 in the Muncipality official gazette Službenik glasnik Općine Koška, No. 3.
The symbols were designed by the Heraldic Art d.o.o. company, from Rijeka, and approved by the Ministry of Administration/Central State Office for Administration before 2006.
The flag (photo, 14 Seotember 2007) is in proportions 1:2, blue with the coat of arms, bordered yellow, in the middle.
Željko Heimer, 23 May 2008
Coat of arms of Koška - Image by Željko Heimer, 25 June 2013
The coat of arms is "Azure three corn ears flanked with two leaves or issuant from a mount vert".
The Statutes say that the corn ears are taken from the seal of Koška dated 1823, which was preserved in the archives of the Valpovo Manor until transferred to the State Archives in Osijek.
Željko Heimer, 2 January 2011