Altona

From Heraldry of the World
Jump to: navigation, search
.
Heraldry of the World (Wappen der Welt)
Civic heraldry of Germany - Deutsche Wappen
Germany.jpg

German heraldry portal

ALTONA

State : Hamburg
Additions : 1889 Ottensen
Incorporated into : 1937 Hamburg

Arms (crest) of Altona

Official blazon

Origin/meaning

The arms were granted on August 23, 1664. The arms show a city near the sea.


Altonaz1.jpg

Seal from the city from around 1900.
Altonaz2.jpg

Seal from the city from around 1900.


Literature : Hupp, O: Kaffee Hag albums, 1920s

Germany.jpg


Help maintaining Heraldry of the World !

Heraldry of the World is a private site, which is on-line since 1996. It is a hobby, which takes much time and money (books, hosting etc etc). If you would like to support this site, donations are very welcome ! You can support the site by donating items (books, pdf, images and other items) or financially using the PayPal button below.
All donations send to this specific PayPal address will be used for acquiring books or other items for the site and not for private use.