Sniatyn

The Coat of Arms of the Austrian period was granted by the Emperor Leopold on the 5th of November 1790. It consists of a picture of an azure field with an argent mural wall with three towers which is faced with the letter "S".
 

Short Description/History

The first mention of the town is in 1158. Sniatyn is named after Konstyn Stroslawicz, a famous commander at the court of Halicz King Jaroslaw. The town was given the Magdeburg Right in 1448.

 

 

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