Oldenburg in Holstein (kreis)
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Civic heraldry of Germany
OLDENBURG IN HOLSTEIN (OLD)
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.
Literature : Stadler, 1964-1971, 8 volumes.