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Selnica (Municipality, Međimurje County, Croatia)

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[Municipality flag]

Flag of Selnica - Image by Željko Heimer, 5 July 2006

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Presentation of Selnica

Selnica is located some 15 km north-west of Čakovec. Population is about 3,500, the main town of the same name has 1,100 inhabitants.

Željko Heimer, 5 July 2006

Flag of Selnica

The symbols of Selnica were adopted in June 2004 (Lav u grbu, Međimurje županijsk novine, 6 July 2004) and publicly used for the first time on 23 April 2005 during the St. Mark's Day celebration (U očekivanju Markova - Dana Općine Selnica, Međimurje županijsk novine, 19 April 2005).

The symbols were designed by Daniel Hampamer, also the designer of several other municipal symbols in the County.

The flag is in proportions 1:2, blue with the coat of arms, bordered yellow, in the middle.

Željko Heimer, 5 July 2006

Coat of arms of Selnica

[Municipality coat of arms]

Coat of arms of Selnica - Image by Željko Heimer, 5 July 2006

The coat of arms is "Azure a lion winged passant or holding with front paws an open book inscribed 1334".
The emblem symbolizes the patron saint of the municipality, St. Mark. The date refers to the year when the parish was established.

Željko Heimer, 9 February 2004