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Nüdlingen Municipality (Germany)

Gemeinde Nüdlingen, Landkreis Bad Kissingen, Bayern

Last modified: 2021-11-21 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Nüdlingen municipal banner] 5:2 image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 19 Nov 2021
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Nüdlingen Municipality

Nüdlingen Banner

It is a yellow-red-white vertical tricolour. The coat of arms is shifted towards the top.
Source: this online catalogue
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 19 Nov 2021

Nüdlingen Coat of Arms

Shield Gules a sword Or and an arrow Or in saltire, over all a mitre Argent.
The village was acquired by the Bishopric of Würzburg in 1394. The tinctures red and silver and the mitre are referring to the bishopric. The pattern was used on local seals until the end of the 18th century and was forgotten later. The sword is referring to a local court of justice. The meaning of the arrow is unkonown.
Source: Werner Eberth: "Die Kommunalwappen im Landkreis Bad Kissingen", Bad Kissingen 2006, pp.63-64
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 19 Nov 2021

The arms were approved in 1570 by Bishop Friedrich of Wirsberg (1558 - 1573) The banner was approved and the arms were confirmed on 16 September 1963 by Minister of Interior of Bayern.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 19 Nov 2021

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