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Untersiemau Municipality (Germany)

Gemeinde Untersiemau, Landkreis Coburg, Bayern

Last modified: 2020-11-14 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Untersiemau municipal banner] 5:2 image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 12 Nov 2020
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Untersiemau Municipality

Untersiemau Banner

It is a blue-yellow-blue vertical triband. The coat of arms is shifted to the top.
Source: this online catalogue
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 12 Nov 2020

Untersiemau Coat of Arms

Shield Gules with chief embattled Or, a bend sinister wavy Argent charged with three sinister facing fish Azure.
The Cupbearers of Siemau had been local rulers of Untersiemau between the 13th and the 17th century.The municipal arms are mainly the family arms of the cupbearers. The additional chief embattled is representing the local castle.
Source: Walter Schneier: "Das Coburger Land", Coburg 1983, pp.197, 199-205
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 12 Nov 2020

Banner and arms were approved on 16 November 1976 by district governor (Regierungspräsident) of Oberfranken.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 12 Nov 2020

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