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Wappen der Welt
Civic heraldry of Germany
The arms were granted on June 6, 1962.
The so-called farmer's hook in the right half symbolises the agricultural character of the municipality. The crane is a symbol for the Kronsberg area in the municipality, Kronsberg being derived from Kranichberg or crane's mountain. The base shows the Ohre river.
Literature : Rabbow, 1977