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Bestensee City (Germany)

Stadt Bestensee, Landkreis Dahme-Spreewald, Brandenburg

Last modified: 2020-02-22 by klaus-michael schneider
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It is a green-white-green vertical triband with ratio of stripes 1:2:1. The coat of arms is in the middle of the white stripe.
Sources: 3(2) of Hauptsatzung of Bestensee City, version 6 May 2004 and Stefan Schwoon's database
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 16 Feb 2020

Bestensee Coat of Arms

Shield parted per bend sinister wavy, above right Or a chestnut leaf Vert, beneath Azure, a fish urinant in bend sinister.
Meaning:
The yellow colour is representing the sandy soils, the blue colour the many lakes. The leaf is representing chestnuts as local predominant species of trees. The fish is symbolising angling.
Source: German WIKIPEDIA
Klaus-Michael Schneider,16 Feb 2020

The arms were approved on 1 September 1995.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 16 Feb 2020


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