Last modified: 2017-11-11 by klaus-michael schneider
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Description of banner:
The banner is a tricolour of black, white and light blue with the coat-of-arms shifted to the upper zone.
Source: photo provided by M. Schmöger
Jorge Candeias, 8 Mar 1999
Description of coat of arms:
In a silver (=white of light grey) shield is a black, eradicated ash tree, superimposed by a bendy, blue cladophyll of ash and above and superimposing another one below.
The ensemble is canting and also alluding to the forestall riches, especially of ash and oak trees, of the settlement in the 7th century. The arms were adopted on occasion of the 1200-years anniversary of an assembly, which was held by Duke Tassilo of Bavaria in 756.
1) Oberbayerisches Archiv 81/82 (1957), pp. 147-148
Wilhelm Volkert: "Wappen im Landkreis München", in: "Der Landkreis München", München 1975, pp. 108-109
The coat of arms was approved on 29 June 1956 by Bavarian ministry of interior.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 28 Mar 2014
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