KIDS: State Tartan

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The State Tartan
 

{Connecticut State Tartan} Adopted by the Connecticut General Assembly in 1995 as the official tartan of the state: A plaid, with large blue stripes representing Long Island Sound, large green stripes representing forest, medium gray stripes representing granite, red and yellow pin stripes representing autumn leaves and white pin stripes representing snow.

The white pin stripes shall be located within every other gray stripe and shall be offset from the center. The thread ratio for the tartan shall be: Blue-10, gray-2, white-1, gray-5, green-8, yellow-1, green-2, red-1, green-8, gray-8 and blue-10.

 Reproduced from the  Connecticut State Register & Manual with permission of the Secretary of the State.

For further information, contact the Connecticut State Library: isref@cslib.org





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