|Heraldry of the World |
Wappen der Welt
Civic heraldry of Germany
The arms were granted in 1949.
Ottersberg was already mentioned in 1200, and received town rights in 1677. The oldest seal of the town dates from 1719 and shows already a canting otter holding a fish.
The arms by Hupp in the Kaffee Hag albums +/- 1925
Literature : Stadler, 1964-1971, 8 volumes