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Adelshofen Municipality (Germany)

Gemeinde Adelshofen, Landkreis Ansbach, Bayern

Last modified: 2020-07-11 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Adelshofen (Mittelfranken) municipal banner] 5:2 image by Jörg Majewski, 6 July 2020
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Adelshofen Municipality

Adelshofen Banner

It is a red-white vertical bicolour. The coat of arms is shifted to the top.
Source: this online catalogue
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 6 July 2020

Adelshofen Coat of Arms

Shield parted per pale wavy, at dexter Or a crozier issuant Gules in pale surrounded by three torteaux, at sinister Gules a tower Argent with half timber.
Crozier and red balls are attributes of St. Nicholas, the local patron saint. The tower is part of the "Rothenburger Landhege", a border fortification. One tower still exists in Großharbach. The line of partition is representing the Tauber Valley.
Source: German WIKIPEDIA
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 6 July 2020

The coat of arms was approved on 22 January 1974.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 6 July 2020

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