Oldenburg in Holstein (kreis)

From Heraldry of the World
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Logo-new.jpg
Heraldry of the World
Wappen der Welt
Germany.jpg
German heraldry portal
Civic heraldry of Germany
Deutsche Wappen
Germany-flag.jpg

  • Total pages in the German section : 19,067

OLDENBURG IN HOLSTEIN (OLD)

State : Schleswig-Holstein
Incorporated into : 1974 Ostholstein

Wappen von Oldenburg in Holstein (kreis)

Official blazon

(de)

Origin/meaning

The arms were granted on February 11, 1947.

The fish and wheatears symbolise the agriculture and fishing in the district. The tower and the arms of the Counts of Schauenburg-Holstein are taken from the arms of the city of Oldenburg in Holstein.


Follow us : Facebook.jpgInstagram.png
(when sharing images on Instagram, use #heraldryoftheworld)

Literature : Stadler, 1964-1971, 8 volumes. Schleswh.jpg