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Colmberg Market Town (Germany)

Markt Colmberg, Landkreis Ansbach, Bayern

Last modified: 2020-07-11 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Colmberg town banner] 5:2 image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 30 June 2020
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Colmberg Market Town

Colmberg Banner

It is a black-yellow-green vertical tricolour. The coat of arms is shifted to the top.
Source: this online catalogue
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 30 June 2020

Colmberg Coat of Arms

Shield Or, on a triplemount issuant Vert a bulrush Vert with three reed maces Sable.
The arms are based on a seal from the 17th century. They are canting, as the municipality's name means "mountain of bulrushes". The tinctures are known since 1718. The flag colours are based on these tinctures.
Source: Stadler 1968, p.106
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 30 June 2020

Banner and arms were confirmed in 1965 by Minister of Interior of Bayern.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 30 June 2020

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