Last modified: 2017-11-11 by klaus-michael schneider
Keywords: noervenich | stripes(4) | bannerhead | per fess | lion(golden) | statant | crowned | demi lion | issuant |
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Description of banner:
It is a 4-stripes banner divided by alternating stripes of yellow and green. The bannerhead is divided per fess. Above in a yellow field is a black demi lion issuant armed and tongued red. Below in a green field is a golden (=yellow), statant lion, crowned, armed and tongued red.
Source: §2(2) of Hauptsatzung of the municipality of Nörvenich version version 3 March 2008. According to source there is only a banner.
According to source the arms are based upon a seal of the dukes of Jülich-Berg, dated 1556. The upper demi lion is symbolizing the dukes of Jülich, the origin of the statnt lion is ambiguous.
Source: Stadler 1972, p.74
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 13 Nov 2011
Banner and coat of arms were approved by minister of interior of Northrhine-Westphalia on 26 June 1969.
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