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Eging upon Lake Market Town (Germany)

Markt Eging am See, Landkreis Passau, Bayern

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Eging upon Lake Market Town

Eging Banner

It is a green-white vertical bicolour. The coat of arms is shifted towards the top.
Source: this online catalogue
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 19 Feb 2022

Eging Coat of Arms

Renaissance shield Argent two eradicated firs Vert in fess, base Vert cobblestones issuant Argent.
The number of cobblestones (6) is not mentioned in blazon. The stones are in complete disorder.The firs are symbolising the location near the slopes of Bayerischer Wald, a forest. The cobblestones are symbolsing the main local business line. The stones first were produced by hand and later by industrial production.The arms were approved on occasion of the elevation to a market town in 1953. Since 1818 Eging had been the name of a simple municipality. In 1956 the current town was formed by a merger of Obereging, Untereging, Albersdorf und Preinting.
Source: Stadler 1965, p.44
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 19 Feb 2022

Banner and arms were approved on 14 December 1953 by Minister of Interior of Bayern.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 19 Feb 2022

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