The Flag of Ankh Morpork

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Postby deldaisy » Wed Jul 13, 2011 4:46 pm

Our state flag has our coat of arms on it.
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Postby meerkat » Wed Jul 13, 2011 5:05 pm

The Yorkshire flag is light blue with a white rose on it!
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Postby Sjoerd3000 » Wed Jul 13, 2011 6:17 pm

Flag of Groningen:
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Coat of arms:
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Postby Doughnut Jimmy » Wed Jul 13, 2011 9:11 pm

That coat of arms looks like it should go on and on with strange black creatures holding smaller and smaller shields
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Postby David Brown » Wed Jul 13, 2011 9:57 pm

So the state flag of Queensland contains the Queensland coat of arms, but the city arms of Groningen contains the Groningen city flag. To my mind, this just emphasises the difference between flag and arms.

And gets us no further forward with my original question.
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Postby David Brown » Wed Jul 13, 2011 11:26 pm

The Mad Collector wrote:I do have the flag of Ankh Morpork as approved by Terry :) , but its packed :( and not even here s it's in storage :cry: . However I can confirm that it has the coat of arms on a blue ground :) a lot of city flags are like that.

Now we're getting somewhere, and sorry for missing your post earlier. I take it there's a fair amount of red in it, too, as the only description I can find in Night Watch is that the red of the flag in Tilden's office is "faded to a threadbare orange"?
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Postby The Mad Collector » Thu Jul 14, 2011 5:51 am

Ah yes, thinking about it there were two versions done, one on a red background and one on a blue, this is quite a while ago. I bought the blue one which is the Ankh-Morpork Merchant Ships Flag of Convenience. (for hanging in your convenience :D ). The red one was the main flag of the city sorry for the confusion there, if everything wasn't packed up ready for my move I could have checked before posting.
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Postby Sjoerd3000 » Thu Jul 14, 2011 9:46 am

Doughnut Jimmy wrote:That coat of arms looks like it should go on and on with strange black creatures holding smaller and smaller shields


I think those black birds are meant to be eagles :P They are a bit rude though, sticking out their tongues like that :P
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Postby deldaisy » Fri Jul 15, 2011 10:51 am

The Australian Coat Of Arms:

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or as we say................ DINNER!

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Postby The Mad Collector » Fri Jul 15, 2011 11:44 am

Hmmm, not tried emu is it any good? I've cooked kangaroo a few times and thats delicious. :)
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Postby deldaisy » Fri Jul 15, 2011 11:55 am

MY adult daughter eats both. I have not tried either.... and its staying that way.

Miind you when I said I was a bit peckish at her house last night she pulled a can of snails out of the cupboard.
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Postby Dotsie » Fri Jul 15, 2011 11:57 am

Better than opening a can of worms :shock:
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Postby Tonyblack » Fri Jul 15, 2011 12:09 pm

That second picture looks like a scene from Feet of Clay. :lol:
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Postby LilMaibe » Fri Jul 15, 2011 12:24 pm

Tonyblack wrote:That second picture looks like a scene from Feet of Clay. :lol:


What makes me wonder: If the coat-thingy is at work again, do they now have a bunch of fourecksian animals?
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Postby deldaisy » Fri Jul 15, 2011 12:40 pm

Dotsie wrote:Better than opening a can of worms :shock:


Don't joke....I wouldn't put it past her to have those in the cupboard TOO Dots! :lol:

I think we are the only country in the world that eats it coat of arms. :?
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