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Civic heraldry of Uzbekistan
FERGANA OBLAST (Ферганская область)
Fergana oblast was part of the Russian Empire from around 1865-1918. It is now part of Uzbekistan.
The arms were adopted on January 30, 1890.
The arms show two silk moths, indicating the importance of the silk production in the region.
Literature : Sokolov, 1977
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