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Red-white banner [hanging flag] with the arms. Sources: flag from Staack
1997, arms from Stadler 1964-1971.
Stefan Schwoon, 7 Mar 2001
From Ralf Hartemink's International
Civic Arms website: The arms show the crossed keys of St.Peter, the
patron saint of the city. When the keys were first used on the arms of
the city is not clear; they are known since around 1300 as arms of the
Counts of Regensburg and since 1320 as a symbol of the city. (...)
Literature: Stadler 1964-1971.