Last modified: 2017-06-01 by klaus-michael schneider
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It is a blue-white vertical bicolour. The coat of arms is shifted to the top.
Kassel District , state Hesse
banner approved in 1967
details based on the presentations of Klaus Günther with kind permission
The municipality flags are shown mostly in banner form in Hesse. Source: Stadler 1967, p.33
Jörg Majewski, 31 Oct 2006
Shield Azure, a triplemount Or, issuant from mount a lion barry of six of Argent and Gules, crowned and armed Or.
Frankenberg became a city in the middle of the 13th century. The oldest seal from 1249 and displays a city wall with five towers. The smaller seals, also dating from the late 13th century, show however the lion of Hesse issuant from the triplemount as a canting element.
Source: Stadler 1967, p.33
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 31 May 2017
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