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German Civic Heraldry

HUTTHURM

State : Bayern
District (Kreis) : Passau

Origin/meaning:
Hutthurm did not have its own seal or arms until 1812. The new seal showed the wolf of the State of Passau, to which the city historically belonged. As no colours were known and to distinguish the arms of similar arms in the former State of Passau, the arms were augmented with a small mountain in the base, and officially granted in 1915.

Hupp showed in the 1920s only the old arms with the wolf:

Literature : Stadler, 1964-1971, 8 volumes; Hupp, O: Kaffee Hag albums, 1920s



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