Flag of Drenthe
Adopted February 19, 1947
Designed by (unknown)
Proportions 9:13[1]

The flag of Drenthe, the Netherlands, has a white background, with a small black stylized castle in the center of the flag, with two rows of three red five-pointed stars to the left and right of the castle. Above and below the castle and stars are two red horizontal stripes.


White and red represent Utrecht. The six stars represents six fehmic courts.


  1. ISBN 0681602805
Netherlands Subdivisions of the Kingdom of The Netherlands
Countries: ArubaCuraçaoNetherlandsSint Maarten
Provinces of The Netherlands: DrentheFlevolandFrieslandGelderlandGroningenLimburgNorth BrabantNorth HollandOverijsselUtrechtZeelandSouth Holland
Metropolitan areas: AlmeloAlmereAmsterdamArnhemBarendrechtDordrechtEindhovenGorinchemLeidenLisseMaastrichtNieuwkoopNijmegenPapendrechtSliedrechtStrijenThe HagueUtrechtVlaardingenZwijndrecht
Special municipalities: BonaireSabaSint Eustatius
Former countries: Netherlands Antilles (1986-2010)Suriname (1959-1975)