Flag of Maryland

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State of Maryland
Flag of Maryland.svg
Use Civil and state flag Civil and state flag Normal or de jure version of flag, or obverse side
Proportion 2:3
Adopted November 25, 1904; 112 years ago (1904-11-25)[1]
Design Heraldic banner of George Calvert, 1st Baron Baltimore

The official flag of the state of Maryland consists of the heraldic banner of George Calvert, Lord Baltimore (1579–1632). The flag was officially adopted by the Maryland General Assembly in 1904.

References[change | change source]

  1. State of Maryland (1904). Chapter 48. Acts of 1904. Maryland: State of Maryland. effective March 9, 1904