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Sarleinsbach, Oberösterreich (Austria)

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by Marcus Schmöger

Name of municipality: Sarleinsbach
Status: Marktgemeinde (market-town)
Land (state): Oberösterreich (Upper Austria)
Bezirk (district): Rohrbach
Description of arms (German): In Rot auf grünem Dreiberg drei silberne Straußenfedern, die eine von der erhöhten Mittelkuppe, die beiden anderen aus den Einsattelungen zwischen der Mittelkuppe und den Seitenkuppen ausgehend
Blazoning of arms (English):
Adoption date of arms: 1571 (first seal imprint)
Description of flag: three stripes, green-white-green, with coat-of-arms
Adoption date of flag: 17.7.1995

Marcus Schmöger, 14 January 2004

Comments on the arms:

I wonder if there is any relationship here with the Prince of Wales three-feather badge (see either through the Edward the Black Prince or his mother, Philippa of Hainault (Belgium)?
Santiago Dotor, 16 January 2004

The coat-of-arms is of ancient origin (first seal imprint 1571); its significance is unknown, but a connection to the Prince of Wales seems a little far-fetched to me.
Marcus Schmöger, 17 January 2004

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