Rheingau-Taunus Kreis

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RHEINGAU-TAUNUS KREIS (RÜD)

State : Hessen
Additions : 1977 Rheingaukreis, Untertaunuskreis

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Origin/meaning

The arms were granted on January 22, 1981.

The arms combine the wheel of Mainz from the former Rheingaukreis with the lion from the arms of the former Untertaunuskreis.

Literature : Linder and Olzog, 1996