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Municipality of Reichertshausen (Germany)

Gemeinde Reichertshausen, Kreis Pfaffenhofen, Oberbayern District, Bavaria

Last modified: 2017-11-11 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Reichertshausen municipal banner] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 5 Apr 2014
approved 25 October 1972 See also:

Municipality of Reichertshausen

Reichertshausen Banner

Description of banner:
It is a red - yellow - blue vertical tricolour. The coat of arms is shifted to the top.
Source: photo provided by M. Schmgerö
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 5 Apr 2014

Reichertshausen Coat of Arms

Description of coat of arms:
The shield is divided per fess into silver (= white) over blue. Above is a red eagle, crowned golden (= yellow). Below is a throughout golden (= yellow) fess dancetty.
The eagle is alluding to the Barons of Cetto, which were owners of the estate and the inferior jurisdiction. In 1971 the municipalities of Langwaid, Paindorf and Pischelsdorf were incorporated. The fess dancetty is taken from the arms of Scheyern monastery, landlord and owners of many estates until 1803.
Source: Martin Sedlmeier: "Wappen des Landkreises Pfaffenhofen a.d.Ilm" (D'Hopfakirm 32), Pfaffenhofen 2003, pp.46f.

Flag and coat of arms were approved by the district government of Oberbayern on 25 October 1972.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 5 Apr 2014

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