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LOS

Province (Landskap): Hälsingland, Dalarna
County (Län): Gävleborgs län
Incorporated into : 1971 Ljusdal

Los kommunvapen
Official blazon
Swedish

I fält av silver ett upprest rött lodjur med beväpning av guld|-

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Origin/meaning

The arms were officially granted on January 30, 1953.

The arms show a lynx, which is a canting element (Lodjur), which is also an animal found in the municipality. The silver colour refers to the nickel found in the Los-mountains in 1751.


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Literature : Andersson, 1994; image from Wikipedia (author Lokal Profil)