Jawor

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JAWOR

Province: Dolny Śląsk
County: Jawor

Arms (crest) of Jawor

Official blazon

Origin/meaning

The arms of the city (former German name Jauer) show the image of St. Martin cutting his cloak for a beggar. St. Martin is the patron saint of the city and appears already on the oldest known seal of the city, dating from aroun 1300.

Seal of Jawor

Seal from around 1900
Arms (crest) of Jawor

The arms in the Kaffee Hag albums +/- 1925
Arms (crest) of Jawor

The arms as shown around 1970
Arms (crest) of Jawor

The arms as shown in 1963


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