Gävleborgs län

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GÄVLEBORGS LÄN

Province (Landskap): Gästrikland, Hälsingland, Dalarna

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Official blazon

Kvadrerad sköld, i fält I och IV Gästriklands vapen, fält II och III Hälsinglands

Origin/meaning

The arms were officially granted in 1938.

The arms combine the arms of Gästrikland and Hälsingland.

Arms of Gävleborgs län

The arms as shown by Liljeblad, 1878

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