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Civic heraldry of Uzbekistan
SAMARKAND OBLAST (Самаркандская область)
Fergana oblast was part of the Russian Empire from around 1865-1925. It is now part of Uzbekistan.
The arms were adopted on January 30, 1890.
I have no information on the meaning or origin of these arms. Any information is welcome !
Literature : Sokolov, 1977
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