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Horn (The Netherlands)

Haelen municipality, Limburg province

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[Horn flag] image by Jarig Bakker, 7 Apr 2005
adopted 3 May 1963; design: Hoge Raad van Adel See also:

Horn former municipality

Horn old municipal flag
adopted 3 May 1963; design: Hoge Raad van Adel
Description: yellow with in the center three red horns garnished white, placed 2,1.
The flag is identical to the municipal arms. Size of the horn: 3/10 flaglenght and 1/10 flagheight.
Source: Vexilla Nostra 18 (126) - p. 41
Horn was a municipality in Limburg province, since 1991 it is part of Haelen municipality, a little east of Weert.
See also Kinrooi (Vlaams Limburg, België) for more information on Horn.
Jarig Bakker, 7 Apr 2005

Horn Coat of Arms

[Horn Coat of Arms] image by Jarig Bakker, 7 Apr 2005
Granted 23 Oct 1896; confirmed 11 Jun 1964

Description: Or three hunting horns gules, garnished argent, placed 2 and 1. The shield surmounted by a crown or of three leaves and two pearls.
The horns are from the arms of the Lord of Horn or Hoorne.
Source: Gemeentewapens in Nederland, 1989.
Jarig Bakker, 7 Apr 2005