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image by Tomislav Šipek, 9 February 2017
Here is flag and coat of arms of former municipality of Tromøy. From 1992 municipality
is part of Arendal.
Tomislav Šipek, 9 February 2017
image by Tomislav Šipek, 14 January 2016
Delt av sølv og blått ved skysnitt. In English: Per fess nebully argent and
Approved by the royal resolution of 23 August 1985 after a drawing bys Anne Marie Falck. [c2j87]
As Heraldry of the World states: "The arms show the sea and the coastline near the village, which is characterised by large rounded boulders dating from the ice age. The division line in the arms is symbolising these boulders."
The arms are also canting, since Trom (Þroma) means edge, rim or curb - that the boulders make.
Željko Heimer, 16 January 2016