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Deutsche Wappen (Gemeindewappen/Kreiswappen)
German Civic Heraldry

MÜHLHEIM AN DER DONAU

District (Kreis) : Tuttlingen

State : Baden-Württemberg

Origin/meaning:
Mühlheim became a city in the early 13th century, after being founded by the Counts of Zollern. The oldest seal of the city dates from 1266 and shows the canting wheel (Mühl=mill). Even though the city was ruled by a number of families and institutions, the arms never changed. The present colours are the colours of the Counts of Zollern.

Literature : Stadler, K. : Deutsche Wappen - Bundesrepublik Deutschland. Angelsachsen Verlag, 1964-1971, 8 volumes.



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