Croatian Heraldic and Vexillological Association wishes to all our members, partners and friends happy holidays and successful new year 2019.
HGZD prepated for its archive and library a banded book collecting the first 10 (and a half!) volumes of the »Grb i Zastava« journal, including the number zero of the zeroth volumne in 2006 and the 20 regular numbers from 2007 to 2016 and additionally two extraordinary numbers (2014 and 2015) issued the assembly materials, thus […]
Our coleague from Solin, Mate Božić writes for »Dalmatinski portal« (Dalmatian Portal) occasional colum under the title Clipeus Croatorum (Latin for “the shield of Croats”, after the nickname of duke Mladen III Šubića Bribirski – Croatorum clipeus fortis: “curageous shield of Croats”). In the column he writes in popular way on the origins of country […]
The President of the Croatian Heraldic and Vexillological Association (HGZD), LTC Dr. Željko Heimer met on 27 November 2018 in Bruxelles, Belgium with the President of the International Federation of Vexillological Assocations (FIAV) Michel Lupant. They talked on plans of the two organization, possibilities of mutual cooperation and cooperation with other vexillological organizations in the […]
The 6th lecture in the cycle “Flags of European and World Countries” organized by the Coordination of Croatian Friendship Societies under auspices of President of the Republic, titled “Turkish Flags”, was held in the premises of the Croatian-Turksih Friendship Association in Zagreb on 23 November 2018.
The number 24 of our bulletin »Grb i zastava« is issued in its 12th volume with 36 pages. Additional copes may be ordered through the Leykam International. publishing house. From the »Editorial« we copy: The fact that we had to expand our Chronology from the back cover, where it has been located in previous numbers, to yet another […]
On 17 November 2018, during the Zagreb Book Fair Interliber, the The Monograph »Croatian Orders, Awards and Medals« was presented, issued by the Školska knjiga, written by Krešimir Kašpar, Mirko Marijan, Siniša Pogačić, and Boris Prister. The researches of Croatian phaleristics and related disciplines are well aware of the names of these authors: retired general Kašpar participated in the creation […]
The Croatian Heraldic and Vexillological Association held its 25th Tribune on Monday 18 June 2018 in the Bogdan Ogrizović Library in Zagreb, when Antonio grgić from Koprivnica gave lecture titled »Contemporary Heraldry and Identity Construction of the Podravina and Prigorje Region«. With the establishment of the Republic of Croatia and formation of counties in the […]