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Province : Vest-Agder
Additions : 1963 Eiken

Arms (crest) of Hægebostad

Official blazon

På raud grunn to gull sverd med oddane ned.


The arms were granted on April 4, 1986.

The arms show the two swords dating from the 4th-6th century that were found in the municipality, the Snartemo- and Eiken-swords. The swords were highly decorated with silver and gold.


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

Literature : Norwegian Municipal Network; Norske Kommunevåpen, Kommunalforlaget, 1987

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