Hall in Tirol

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HALL IN TIROL

State : Tirol
District : Innsbruck-Land

Wappen von Hall in Tirol

Official blazon

Origin/meaning

The salt barrel in the arms appears already on the oldest seal of the city, dating from 1316. The barrel symbolises the importance of salt mining in the area.

The lions were granted on August 22, 1501 by King Maximilian I. The meaning of the lions is not clear.

Arms of Hall in Tirol

The arms in a 16th century manuscript
Seal of Hall in Tirol

Seal from around 1900
Wappen von Hall in Tirol

The arms in the Coffee Hag album +/- 1932

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Literature : Köfler and Beimrohr, 1995