Hall in Tirol
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HALL IN TIROL
State : Tirol
District : Innsbruck-Land
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.
The arms in a 16th century manuscript
Seal from around 1900
The arms in the Coffee Hag album +/- 1932
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Literature : Köfler and Beimrohr, 1995