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Mrągowo county (Poland)

Powiat mrągowski, Warmińsko-Mazurskie voivodship

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[Mrągowo county flag] image by Jens Pattke, 6 Dec 2002
adopted 25 Aug 2000 Gminy (districts) in Mrągowo county: See also:

Mrągowo county flag

Here is the flag of Mrągowo County. Flag and Coat of arms adopted on 25 August 2000.
Source: Uchwala Nr XXIII/164/2000 Rady Powiatu w Mragowie z dnia 25 sierpnia 2000r.
Jens Pattke, 6 Dec 2002

Mrągowo county Coat of Arms

[Mrągowo county Coat of Arms] image from this website.
adopted 25 August 2000

Description of the Heraldic Arms of the District:
On a 'Spanish' shield, in the blue field, centrally located, there is a silver fortress gate with golden roofs of towers. Inside the gate, there is a silver swan on waves in silver and blue.
Symbolism and Justification
The symbolism used, as the fact of difficulties in the primary district heraldic arms reestablishing, refers to humble source materials in which, many a time, there appears the motive of a swan and gothic building background, probably that of the church in Szestno.
As the sources say, a swan in heraldry symbolizes harmony, concord and wisdom. An open gate is the symbol of greatness and hospitality.
Source: this website.