Last modified: 2009-02-28 by dov gutterman
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image by Ivan Sache, 27 January 2000
Adopted: 23 January 1995. Polva is a city in Polvamaa County (Maakond).
Dov Gutterman, 26 June 1999
Cock is symbol of freedom and education. Põlva has been always
the center of local education. Land with hills under the cock
refers to the location and surface of Põlva. Blue flowers refer
to the growing of flax. Two flowers refer to two parts of Põlva.
Colors of flag refer to the growing of flax. Green is shaft of
flax, blue is flower and white is linen cloth.
Erki Kurrikoff, 13 April 2001
image from <www.rk.ee>, located by Dov Gutterman