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Wappen der Welt
Civic heraldry of Germany
(de) Drei silberne weiße Kreuze im roten Felde.
The town became a city around 1445, but the first seals are known only from 1623. It already showed the three crosses, which are probably derived from the arms of Paderborn. In a 18th century manuscript the colours are changed. The present arms were granted at the same time as the prefix Bad, in 1914.
Local emergency money from 1921
The arms by Hupp in the Kaffee Hag albums +/- 1925
Literature : Stadler, 1964-1971, 8 volumes.