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A vertical flag, divided blue-yellow. Adopted 8 December 1988, according to Dirk Schönberger's Administrative Divisions of the World website.. The wavy bars represent the rivers Rems and Murr, the antler stands for Württemberg. Arms are taken from Ralf Hartemink's International Civic Arms website, original source of arms is H. Bardua, Die Kreis- und Gemeindewappen im Regierungsbezirk Stuttgart (County and Municipal Arms in the Stuttgart District), Theiss, Stuttgart, 1987.
Stefan Schwoon, 8 February 2001
From Ralf Hartemink's International Civic Arms website:
The arms were granted on 4 November 1974. The arms show the two rivers Rems and Murr, as well as the deer antler of the arms of Württemberg, as most of the county historically belonged to Württemberg.
Literature: H. Bardua, Die Kreis- und Gemeindewappen im Regierungsbezirk Stuttgart (County and Municipal Arms in the Stuttgart District), Theiss, Stuttgart, 1987.
Santiago Dotor, 29 October 2001
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