Norrbottens län

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NORRBOTTENS LÄN

Province (Landskap): Lappland, Norrbotten

Arms of Norrbottens län

Official blazon

Kvadrerad sköld: i fält I och IV Västerbottens vapen, i fält II och III Lapplands vapen.

Origin/meaning

The arms were officially granted in 1949.

These are a combination of the arms of the former provinces of Västerbotten and Lappland.

Arms of Norrbottens län

The arms as shown by Liljeblad, 1878


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Literature : Nevéus and de Waern, 1992

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