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Flag of the Austrian Empire (1804-1867)

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Civil flag or Landesfarben of the Habsburg monarchy (1700-1806)

Civil flag used in Cisleithania part of Austria-Hungary (1867-1918)

Flag of Austria (1868-1918)

The first Austrian Emperor Francis I was also holding the title of Sacro-Roman Emperor by the name of Francis II. Later for this abdicate when the empire was abolished during the Napoleonic reorganization of Germany in 1806. To maintain his imperial title Austria raised to the category of Archduchy to empire.


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Asymmetric, Closed shape, Colorful, Contains straight lines, Has no crossing lines.

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