coat of arms of the Weyreter family
to the late
Gothic period (end of the 15. century).
of the coat of
arms have a special meaning:
and leaves of
the vine tendril (German: Weinraute) stand for the first part of our
golden twigs of a vine
tendril are stuck on a red wheel with five spokes.
(German: Rad) is
the symbol for the second part of our name: "reter"
of vine tendril and wheel is called helmet decoration.
you can see the vermilion and cobalt blue helmet cover.
follows the shield:
red beams on a silver background. The lion on blue background is not
clarified. It could be the symbol of the rank of counts (British: