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Hofstetten Municipality (Germany)

Gemeinde Hofstetten, Ortenaukreis, Baden-Württemberg

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Hofstetten Municipality

Hofstetten Banner

It is a white-green vertical bicolour. The coat of arms is shifted to the top.
Source: this online catalogue
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 26 Aug 2020

Hofstetten Coat of Arms

Shield Azure, on base Vert a church Argent with belfry at sinister.
Hofstetten belonged to Fürstenberg since the 16th century and to Baden since 1806. The existence of local seals is proven since 1685. The seals of reeve and court displayed in a round shield a church, all surrounded by the nebuly bordure of the Counts of Fürstenberg. All seals since the 19th century displayed a church with belfry at sinister. A coat of arms was adopted in 1905.
Source: Landeskundliches Informationssystem Baden-Württemberg
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 26 Aug 2020

Banner and current arms, an amendation of the 1905-version, were approved on 19 February 1963 by Minister of Interior of Baden-Württemberg, published in GABl 230/1963.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 26 Aug 2020

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