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State : Baden-Württemberg
District (Kreis) : Zollernalbkreis (until 1973 Balingen)
Additions : 1971 Bickelsberg; 1974 Brittheim, Isingen; 1975 Heiligenzimmern, Leidringen, Täbingen

Wappen von Rosenfeld

Official blazon

In Rot eine fünfblättrige, golden besamte silberne Rose mit grünen Kelchblättern.


Rosenfeld was probably founded around 1255 by the Counts of Teck, and became a possession of Württemberg in 1317. The arms are canting, showing a rose. All known seals, the first from 1372, show a rose either alone or in a shield. The rose initially sometimes had 5 sometimes 6 leaves. The present rose, with 5 leaves, has not changed since the late 16th century. The colours are known since 1535.

The arms were not changed after the merger with other municipalities and re-granted on May 11, 1976.

Wappen von Rosenfeld

The arms by Hupp in the Kaffee Hag albums +/- 1925

Literature : Stadler, 1964-1971, 8 volumes.


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