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Laupheim

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LAUPHEIM

State : Baden-Württemberg
District (Kreis) : Biberach
Additions : 1972 Baustetten, Bihlafingen, Untersulmetingen; 1975 Obersulmetingen

Wappen von Laupheim/Arms (crest) of Laupheim
Official blazon
German In geteiltem Schild oben gespalten, vorne in Grün ein silberner Balken, hinten Rot, unten in Silber aus goldenem Dreiberg wachsend drei grüne Blätter (Laub).
English blazon wanted

Origin/meaning

The arms were granted in 1596 by Count Sebastian Röttinger of Württemberg. The upper part shows the arms of the Welden family, as this family ruled the city from 1570-1840. The lower part shows three canting leaves (Laub=leaves). The hills symbolise that the city is situated on the hills around the Riss river.

Siegel von Laupheim

The municipal stamp shown in 1892
Notgeld von Laupheim

Emergency money from 1921 (source)
Wappen von Laupheim/Coat of arms (crest) of Laupheim

The arms by Hupp in the Kaffee Hag albums +/- 1925

Literature: Stadler, 1964-1971, 8 volumes.





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