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Province: Karlovarský Kraj
District (Okres) : Karlovy Vary
The arms were registered on ?
The city was founded in 1529 in a mining area. Probably in that time the arms were granted, which are also seen on the oldest seal from the 16th century: two crossed mining hammers. In the 18th century two supporting lions and the king´s crown were added.
The arms in an album from 1955
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