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I asked a similar question a while ago. You can find the responses here. My app already uses the list interface icon for a drop down menu, so for the legend I opted for a button with text "filter places" which isnt perfect, but I cant think of anything better (In my legend you can turn layers on and off). Very small screens see a filter icon instead of ...
I would go with a logo of a legendary figure , instead of a abstract symbol for legend. Notice that the almost-universal, though outdated figure for "Save" is not a representation of saving something (like a hand putting something into a bag or something), but something that saves: a floppy diskette. So, what's a concrete example for a figure that's ...
I like the stacked paper look. The image helps the user know there are layer options available.
I'd say it should look something like this: https://www.iconfinder.com/icons/64438/legend_icon#size=32
not sure if the users are IOS or Android but maybe the list/interface icon it would go nicely with what the user is used to seeing in other apps, unless of course its already being used for something else.
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