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Kaufungen Municipality (Germany)

Gemeinde Kaufungen, Landkreis Kassel, Kassel District, Hesse

Last modified: 2017-11-11 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Kaufungen municipal banner] 5:2 image by Jörg Majewski, 15 Nov 2006
approved 13 December 1973 See also:

Kaufungen Municipality

It is a blue-white-blue vertical triband with ratio of stripes approx. 1:4:1. The coat of arms is shifted to the top within the central stripe.
administration seat: Oberkaufungen
inhabitants: 12,792
Kassel County
Kassel District , state Hesse
banner approved on 13 December 1973
details based on the presentations of Klaus Günther with kind permission
The municipality flags are shown mostly in banner form in Hesse.
Jörg Majewski, 15 Nov 2006

Coat of Arms

Shield Azure with base Vert, a Romanic arcade Argent having three arches and a ballustrade.
The arcades are part of the Western gallery of the local collegiate church of the Holy Cross. The green colour is symbolising the location in the Kaufung Forest, the blue colour is symbolising the blue sky and the little Losse River.
The arms were approved on 23 January 1973 by Minister of Interior of Hesse.
Source: German WIKIPEDIA
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 1 June 2017

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