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State : Bayern

Wappen von Oberbayern/Arms (crest) of Oberbayern
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The arms are a combination of the diamonds of the arms of Bayern, and the lion of the Pfalz.

The arms of the Kreis Oberbayern, which existed until 1945 were rather different:

Wappen von Oberbayern/Arms (crest) of Oberbayern

These arms show the arms of Bayern (diamonds) with in a point a monk for München.

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Literature: Image and information taken from here : http://www.stmukwk.bayern.de/blz/bezirke/bezirke.html