PATENTBUREAU Symbolics Of Prydniprov'ia Sosnytsia
From history of heraldry of Ukraine
Modern individual symbolism
State differences of Ukraine
Symbolics of Prydniprov'ia regions
Chernygiv area
Symbolism of Ukrainian the cossacks


The first mention in Ipatiiv chronicles refers to 1234. The origin of the name comes from the pine-wood which surrounds the town.

Since 1649 it was a squadron town of Nizhyn regiment.




The emblem of the Russian period



The emblem of the Russian period was confirmed on the 4th of June 1782. In an argent field there was a pine-tree with a bee-hive on it and with or bees around. A sable bear was climbing up the pine-tree to get some honey.




B.Kene project



At 28.04.1865 B.Kene worked out a project of a new emblem of the town. In an argent field the vert pine with or cores and sable bear with gules eyes and tongue was climbing up on it. There are three sable bees accompaning above it. In the canton there was an emblem of Chernihivs'ka province. The shield is crown with an argent mauerkrone with three towers and frame with two or ears, which are twine with the ribbon of the Order of St.Alexander.