Last modified: 2017-11-11 by klaus-michael schneider
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The banner is off-centred quartered of red and white. The coat of arms is on the common point of all quarters.
Kassel District , state Hesse
banner approved on 1 August 1986
details based on the presentations of Klaus Günther with kind permission
The municipality flags are shown mostly in banner form in Hesse.
Jörg Majewski, 19 Nov 2006
Shield parted per fess, above Argent a lion passant Gules, beneath chequered of 15 of Gules and Argent (3x5).
The municipal arms are derived from the arms of the Barons of Cornberg, however with different colours. The lion claimes the descent of the barons from the Hesse kin. The chequered part had been a chessboard in the family arms with colours blue, red and silver.
The arms were approved on 26 February 1981 by Minister of Interior of Hesse.
Source: German WIKIPEDIA
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 9 June 2017
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