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Gößweinstein Market Town (Germany)

Markt Gößweinstein, Landkreis Forchheim, Bayern

Last modified: 2021-09-04 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Gößweinstein town banner] 5:2 image by Jörg Majewski, 29 Aug 2021
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Gößweinstein Market Town

Gößweinstein Banner

It is a red-white vertical bicolour. The coat of arms is shifted towards the top.
Source: this online catalogue
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 29 Aug 2021

Gößweinstein Coat of Arms

Shield Or, issuant from a triplemount Vert a grapevine Vert around a staff Gules and having two bunches of grapes Azure and two leaves Vert.
Seals existed since the early 17th century. The 1st seal and the 2nd seal from 1720 already displayed the grapevine with grapes. The pattern remained basically the same.
Source: Stadler 1965, p.61
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 29 Aug 2021

Banner and arms were approved on 3 December 1972 by district governor (Regierungspräsident) of Oberfranken.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 29 Aug 2021

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