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Norwegian heraldry portal
Norsk Heraldik


Province : Vest-Agder
Additions : 1965 Bakke, Gyland, Hidra, Nes

Arms (crest) of Flekkefjord

Official blazon


The arms were adopted around 1855.

The arms were originally proposed in 1855 and described as a pilot boat on the sea. The original proposal showed a boat on a very natural sea, all in natural colours. The present shape of the boat and the more heraldically correct arms date from 1899.

Arms of Flekkefjord

The arms by Ströhl in 1905.
Arms (crest) of Flekkefjord

The arms in the Coffee Hag album +/- 1930
Arms of Flekkefjord

The arms at the municipal border (image by Jan-Erik Løken)

Literature : Norwegian Municipal Network; Norske Kommunevåpen, Kommunalforlaget, 1987.; Norske by- og adelsvåben, Kaffe Hag.

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