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Fet, Akershus (Norway)

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[Flag of Fet]
image by Tomislav Šipek, 21 December 2015

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Here is flag and coat of arms of Fet. Administrative center is Fetsund.
Tomislav Šipek, 21 December 2015

Coat of Arms

[COA of Fet]
image by Tomislav Šipek, 21 December 2015

Blazon: I grønt en sølv fløterhake, skrått framvoksende fra høyre. In English: Vert a grapling hook argent issuant in bend sinistre from base dexter.
Approved by the royal resolution of 19 December 1986 after a drawing by Harald Hallstensen. [c2j87]
The site at  explains that the design represents importance of logging for the municipality. Namely, the grapling hook was used by loggers to steer the logs in streams. The  also states that the green and silver where chosen to cant the municipal name, being an ancient name denoting a field (green) near a lake (silver). (also mentioned in [c2j87])
Željko Heimer, 24 December 2015