|Heraldry of the World |
Wappen der Welt
Civic heraldry of Germany
The arms were not officially granted.
The arms show in the upper part a quartered shield in the colours of the Principality of Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt. The lion is the lion of the Counts of Käfernburg-Schwarzburg, whereas the comb and fork are old symbols for the principality and were also used in the arms thereof.
Literature : Ulle, 1994