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Bad Vilbel City (Germany)

Stadt Bad Vilbel, Wetteraukreis, Darmstadt District, Hesse

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[Bad Vilbel city banner] 5:2 image by Jörg Majewski, 2 June 2006
approved 17 December 1971 See also:

Bad Vilbel City

It is a blue banner. The coat of arms is shifted to the top.
inhabitants 30,905
Wetterau County
Darmstadt District , state Hesse
banner approved on 17 December 1971
details based on the presentations of Klaus Günther with kind permission
The municipality flags are shown mostly in banner form in Hesse.
Jörg Majewski, 2 June 2006

Coat of Arms

Shield parted per fess; beneath parted per fess of Gules and Or; above parted per pale, at dexter Or three chevrons Gules, , at sinister Argent three chevrons Gules.
The arms are based on the oldest seal of the local council from the 17th century. The arms are based on elements from the arms of former ruling families. The red chevrons on gold are the arms of the Counts of Hanau, the chevrons in silver of the Lords of Eppstein. The lower half shows the arms of the Lords of Münzenberg-Falkenstein.
The arms were confirmed in 1858 by Grand-Duke Ludwig of Hessen.
Source: Stadler 1967, p.20
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 21 May 2017

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