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IV IHW CONFERENCE ON HERALDRY AND VEXILLOLOGY

Cieszyn, 6 – 8  September 2018 The conference fee will amount to circa 180 Euro, and will cover Conference materials, lodging (four nights in double rooms with bath), meals, excursion to Pszczyna (Castle Museum, wooden churches, open-air museum, enclosure of the European bison), and farewell diner. Detailed information will be gradually presented on our web […]

IV IHW CONFERENCE ON HERALDRY AND VEXILLOLOGY

Cieszyn, 6 – 8 September 2018                The conferences in Cieszyn, organized since 2012, are devoted mainly to the territorial and civic heraldry and vexillology. The conference fee will amount to circa 180 Euro, and will cover Conference materials, lodging (four nights in double rooms with bath), meals, excursion to Pszczyna (Castle Museum, wooden […]

Weksylia

The quarterly “Weksylia” is an international vexillological magazine in format A4, containg 28 to 36 pages. There are articles in Polish and some other languages with English summaries, reproductions of historic flag plates or flagbooks, laws on flags, actualities, miscellaneous. Five issues of 2016 are available on CD (25 Euro). As an example we present […]

Polish Flags

From 2008 to 2012 we have publish three booklets on Polish flags (in Polish and English). In the first one on 78 pages are presented flags of the State, Armed Forces, Coast Guard, Vessels in State Service, Voivodships, and Districts (A-Ku). The second one has 80 pages with flags of Districts (Kw-Ż). The third one […]

Katalog Weksyliów Samorządowych

Since March 2000 the Institute is publishing „Katalog weksyliów samorządowych”. Each issue contains information on flags of some 60 to 80 voivodships, districts and municipalities of Poland. There are presented pictures of the flag, and in some cases also table flag and banner, date of introduction, texts of the legal documents, proportions, shades of colours, […]

Polish symbols

Polish symbols Coat of arms The first example of the coat of arms is on the majestic seal of the king Przemysł II, dated 1295. In the result of Krewa union (1385) between the Kingdom of Poland and the Grand Duchy of Lithuania have been introduced the new coat of arms of the united countries. […]