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Civic heraldry of Austria - Österreichische Gemeindewappen
State : Tirol
District : Lienz
The arms were officially granted on September 11, 1973.
The arms show a black (heraldic) panther. The panther is taken from the arms of the 13th century Counts of Lechsgemünd, the oldest known lords of the area.
Literature : Köfler and Beimrohr, 1995