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Cölbe Municipality (Germany)

Gemeinde Cölbe, Landkreis Marburg-Biedenkopf, Gießen District, Hesse

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Cölbe Municipality

It is a red-white-red vertical triband with ratio of stripes approx. 1:4:1. The coat of arms is shifted to the top within the central stripe.
inhabitants 6,799
Gießen District , state Hesse
banner approval unknown
Source: this online catalogue.
The municipality flags are shown mostly in banner form in Hesse.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 6 May 2017

Coat of Arms

Shield Gules, a bend Argent, charged with six hearts overturned Gules.
The arms are based on those of Schönstadt village, which displayed three black hearts from the arms of the Lords Milchling of Schönstadt. Those were removed by the current hearts, each one representing one of the former municipalities: Bernsdorf, Bürgeln, Cölbe proper, Reddehausen, Schönstadt, and Schwarzenborn.
Source: German WIKIPEDIA
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 6 May 2017

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