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Civic heraldry of Germany - Deutsche Wappen (Gemeindewappen/Kreiswappen)
State : Berlin
Incorporated into : 1920 Berlin
The oldest seal of Treptow dates from the 19th century and shows a bear between some trees. In 1876 the above arms were adopted, which were based on the old seal. The bear is the bear from Berlin , the silver bend the Landwehrkanal channel and the trees symbolise the name Treptow, which supposedly means a forest.
The arms in the Kaffee Hag albums +/- 1925
Literature : Machatscheck, 1987