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Deutsche Wappen

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State : Baden-Württemberg
District (Kreis) : Rems-Murr Kreis (until 1973 Waiblingen)

Wappen von Welzheim

Official blazon

In Silber auf grünem Hügel eine grüne Tanne.


The oldest seal of the city dates from 1730 and, like all other seals, showed a pine tree. The meaning or origin of the tree is not known, but may be canting (from Wald-heim, or forest-home).

Wappen von Welzheim

The arms on an 1877 poster
Wappen von Welzheim

The arms by Hupp in the Kaffee Hag albums +/- 1925

Literature : Stadler, 1964-1971, 8 volumes.