|Heraldry of the World |
Wappen der Welt
Civic heraldry of Germany
The arms first appeared in the 19th century. The herring is a canting element for the town. The three oak branches symbolise the fact that the town historically was aprt of the Imperial forest of Dreieich (which means three-oaks).
The arms by Hupp in the Kaffee Hag albums +/- 1925
Literature : Stadler, 1964-1971, 8 volumes.