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Civic heraldry of Germany - Deutsche Wappen (Gemeindewappen/Kreiswappen)
REGION HANNOVER (H)
The arms were granted on March 19, 2002.
The arms are a combination of the lion of the city of Hannover and a trefoil for the former district of Hannover.
Literature : www.hannover-region.de