|Heraldry of the World |
Wappen der Welt
Civic heraldry of Germany
The arms were granted on August 8, 1931.
The arms are a combination of the eagle taken from the arms of Goslar and the lion of the Schladen family. The latter played a major role in the local history between 1110 and 1362.
Literature : Stadler, 1964-1971, 8 volumes.