From Heraldry of the World
Jump to: navigation, search
Heraldry of the World
Civic heraldry of Serbia - грбови Србиjе

SOMBOR (Сомбор)

District : West Bačka
Villages : Svetozar Miletić

Arms of Sombor

Official blazon


The arms were granted in 1749 and re-introduced in 1998. From the 1960s only the shield was used, but without figures of soldiers and banner. Alternatively an 8-pointed star was used in alternation with 5-pointed mallet (depending on courage or knowledge of the local Communist Party potentates).


The arms in the Coffee Hag album +/- 1932

Literature : Image and information send to me by Dragomir Acovic (acovic@EUnet.yu)

Help maintaining Heraldry of the World !

Heraldry of the World is a private site, which is on-line since 1996. It is a hobby, which takes much time and money (books, hosting etc etc). If you would like to support this site, donations are very welcome ! You can support the site by donating items (books, pdf, images and other items) or financially using the PayPal button below.
All donations send to this specific PayPal address will be used for acquiring books or other items for the site and not for private use.