Sankt Johann am Tauern
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Civic heraldry of Austria - Österreichische Gemeindewappen
SANKT JOHANN AM TAUERN
State : Steiermark
District : Judenburg
The arms were granted on February 29, 1988.
St John the Apostle is the patron saint of the village church. His chief attribute is the cross and the scroll, which forms the main charge of the arms. The other charges are two Campanula flowers bursting in flames. The motif is taken from the church of St. Johann.
Literature : Image provided by Karl Palfrader (email@example.com), MStLA 39 (1989), p. 37