Bad Ems

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State : Rheinland-Pfalz
District (Kreis) : Rhein-Lahn Kreis (until 1969 Unterlahnkreis)
Verbandsgemeinde : Verbandsgemeinde Bad Ems-Nassau (until 2019 Verbandsgemeinde Bad Ems)

Wappen von Bad Ems/Arms (crest) of Bad Ems
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The arms show St. Martin, the patron saint of the city. Already the oldest 15th century seals show the saint with the sun and stars. In the 19th century a green base was added, but it was removed again when the arms were officially granted in 1908. In 1912 the prefix Bad was granted.

Siegel von Bad Ems

The municipal stamp shown in 1892
Seal of Bad Ems

Seal from around 1900
Wappen von Bad Ems/Coat of arms (crest) of Bad Ems

The arms by Hupp in the Kaffee Hag albums +/- 1925
Wappen von Bad Ems/Coat of arms (crest) of Bad Ems

Literature: Stadler, 1964-1971, 8 volumes.

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