Flag of Kursk Oblast

Flag of Kursk Oblast
Flag of Kursk Oblast.svg
UseCivil flag
Adopted17 December 1996

The flag of Kursk Oblast was adopted on 17 December 1996.[1][2] The flag consists of five stripes of red, silver, gold, and black in the ratio 2:1:1:1:2.[1][2] The black, white, and gold stripes are defaced by the coat of arms of Kursk Oblast.[1] The flag has a width-length ratio of 2:3 and was adopted under law N19-3KO.[1][2]

An earlier depiction of the flag, showing the horizontal stripes in a ratio of 1:2:2:2:1 and the coat of arms covering only two stripes.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d e "Kursk Region (Russia)". Flags of the World. Retrieved 1 October 2018.
  2. ^ a b c "Флаг Курской области". geraldika.ru (in Russian). Retrieved 1 October 2018.
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1 Recognized by most states as part of Ukraine.