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Wolfsberg, Carinthia (Austria)

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[Wolfsberg (according to Deuer)]
[Winklern (according to Deuer)]
by M. Schmöger, 7 March 2010 by M. Schmöger, 7 March 2010  

Name of municipality: Wolfsberg
Status: Ortsgemeinde (municipality)
Land (state): Kärnten (Carinthia)
Bezirk (district): Wolfsberg
Description of arms (German): Im goldenen Dreiecksschild ein rot bezungter, steigender schwarzer Wolf (mit Löwenzagel), von einem silbernen Schrägrechtsfaden überlegt. [1] [2]
Blazoning of arms (English): On a triangular shield Or, a wolf rampant with lion's tail Sable langued Gules, surmounted by a bendlet Argent.
Adoption date of arms: seal first attested 1392, arms confirmed 12 August 1969
Description of flag: yellow-black with the municipal arms; Miller reports
yellow-red, [1] [2] [5]
Adoption date of flag: 12 August 1969, but used before that date
Sources: [1] [dew06]
[3] [stl04]
[4] [lio65]
[5] list of Austrian municipal colours, by Jan Miller, 18 February 1965/ 16 April 1965/ 24 June 1965 (archive Arnold Rabbow)
e-mail from municipality (with flag photos), 3 February 2010

M. Schmöger, 6 March 2010
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