Last modified: 2006-09-23 by phil nelson
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image by Eugene Ipavec, 30 April 2006
Tateyama city in Chiba Prefecture adopted its emblem on December 1939.
A stylized katakana Tate タテ and kanji Yama 山.
no flag legislation but they use above flag in practice: flag proportion: 2:3; colour of field: white; colour of emblem: blue; diameter of emblem: 3/5 flag height.
Source: Tateyama website (in Japanese)
Nozomi Kariyasu, 29 April 2006, 1 May 2006
The emblem includes a stylised katakana ta &12479; (on the left) and te
テ (on the right) forming a ring around a circular stylised kanji
yama &23665; (mountain).
Jonathan Dixon, 25 August 2006