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    • Coat of arms of Adelaide

    • Coat of arms of Adelaide

      The Coat of Arms of Adelaide was granted by the Herald's College on 20 April 1929. The Arms consist of a blue shield with a gold cross, on which is surmounted a red cross. Above the shield is a golden mural crown; its derives from the crown or garland given to the soldier in early Roman times who was the first to ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Alabama

    • Coat of arms of Alabama

      The coat of arms of Alabama depicts a shield upon which is carried the symbols of the five nations which have at various times held sovereignty over a part or the whole of what is now Alabama. These are the coat of arms of France, the ancient coat of arms of Crown of Castile for Spain (Castile quartering León), the ... Read »


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    • Seal of Alaska

    • Seal of Alaska

      The Seal of the State of Alaska was first adopted before statehood, when the area was known as the District of Alaska. The first governor designated a seal of the district, which featured glaciers, northern lights, igloos, and an Eskimo ice fishing. In 1910, this seal was replaced with a design more representative of ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Algiers

    • The coat of arms of Algiers, the capital of Algeria, was created after the country's independence, it shows a fortress, which symbolizes the Casbah, and a boat which symbolize the Algerian , vital to the country's economy in older times, as well as two lions, which can be seen in Bab Azzoun, one of the gates of the cit ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Arendal

    • The Coat of arms of Arendal was approved by Royal Resolution on November 7, 1924. The original design was drawn by Miss C. Aubert from an idea by Fred. Barth. It depicts a silver three masted sailing ship from the 18th century on three silver waves on a blue shield. Above the shield sits a gold mural crown with five to ... Read »


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    • Seal of Arkansas

    • Seal of Arkansas

      The Arkansas State Seal was adopted in 1864 and modified to its present form on May 23, 1907. The outer ring of the seal contains the text "Great Seal of the State of Arkansas". The inner seal contains the Angel of Mercy, the Sword of Justice and the Goddess of Liberty surrounded by a bald eagle. The eagle holds in its ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Ascension Island

    • Coat of arms of Ascension Island

      The Coat of arms of Ascension Island were granted in August 2012. Prior to this the island used the Coat of arms of the United Kingdom for official purposes. ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of the Bahamas

    • Coat of arms of the Bahamas

      The Coat of Arms of the Bahamas contains a shield with the national symbols as its focal point. Divided, in chief azure a rising sun irradiated or, in base, argent a Columbus ship proper surmounts barry nebuly of two azure; Crest: atop a Sovereign's helm or a conch shell proper surrounded by five palm fronds vert ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham

    • Coat of arms of the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham

      The coat of arms of the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham is the official coat of arms of the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham, granted on 1 September 1965. The patron saints of the church of Dagenham are Saint Peter and Saint Paul, and their symbols of keys and sword respectively can be seen in the shield' ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Barrow-in-Furness

    • Coat of arms of Barrow-in-Furness

      The coat of arms of Barrow-in-Furness is the official symbol of Barrow Borough Council, the governing body of the Borough of Barrow-in-Furness, England. The arms were officially granted on 13 December 1867 to the County Borough of Barrow-in-Furness. Upon the amalgamation of the County Borough and adjacent Dalton-in-Fur ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Belgrade

    • Coat of arms of Belgrade

      The coat of arms of Belgrade was designed by painter Đorđe Andrejević-Kun and adopted in 1931. The original coat of arms was commissioned in 1931 by Belgrade mayor Milan NeÅ¡ić. The winning proposal was sketched by Đorđe Andrejević-Kun. The arms remained in continued use until the conclusion ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Belize

    • Coat of arms of Belize

      The coat of arms of Belize was adopted upon independence, and the current coat of arms is only slightly different from that used when Belize was a British colony. The circular border of the coat is formed by fifty leaves. Within the circle is a mahogany tree, in front of which is a shield tierced per pall inverted. Wi ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Benin

    • Coat of arms of Benin

      The coat of arms of Benin, originally introduced in 1964, was readopted in 1990 after being replaced in 1975. At the top of the emblem is the national crest that consists of two horns with corn in the ear and filled with sand. These are reputed to stand for prosperity. Below the crest is a shield that contains the act ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Bermuda

    • The coat of arms of Bermuda depicts a red lion holding a shield that has a depiction of a wrecked ship upon it. The red lion is a symbol of Great Britain and alludes to Bermuda’s relationship with that country. The wrecked ship is that of a French ship under the command of Captain M. de la Barbotiere, not the Sea ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Bolívar Department


    • Coat of arms of the British Antarctic Territory

    • The coat of arms of the British Antarctic Territory was first granted in 1952, when the territory was still a dependency of the Falkland Islands (along with South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands). The arms consist of a shield bearing a flaming torch on a wavy background representing the sea. The dexter supporte ... Read »


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    • Seal of California

    • Seal of California

      The Great Seal of the State of California was adopted at the California state Constitutional Convention of 1849 and has undergone minor design changes since then, the last being the standardization of the seal in 1937. The seal features the Roman goddess Minerva (Athena in Greek mythology), the goddess of wisdom and wa ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Cantabria

    • The coat of arms of Cantabria has a rectangular shield, round in base (also called Spanish shield in heraldry) and the field is party en fess. In field azure, a tower or crenellated and masoned, port and windows azure, to its right a ship in natural colours that with its bow has broken a chain going from the tower to t ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of the City of Christchurch

    • Coat of arms of the City of Christchurch

      The Coat of Arms of the City of Christchurch, also known as the armorial bearings, is the official symbol of the City of Christchurch, New Zealand. They were granted to the City by the College of Arms by Letters Patent on February 21, 1949. Or on a Chevron Gules a Mitre between a Fleece and a Garb of the first in ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Colombia

    • Coat of arms of Colombia

      The coat of arms of Colombia contains a shield with numerous symbols. Perched on top of the shield is an Andean condor holding an olive crown and the condor symbolizing freedom. The national motto, Libertad y Orden (Spanish for Liberty and Order), is on a scroll in between the bird and the shield in black font over gol ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Costa Rica

    • Coat of arms of Costa Rica

      The official coat of arms of the Republic of Costa Rica was designed in 1848, with modifications in 1906, 1964, and 1998. The latest change was the addition of smoke to distinguish the three volcanoes. Before 1821, Costa Rica was part of the Spanish Empire and did not have a local coat of arms. The arms of the rei ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Curaçao


    • Coat of arms of Darwin

    • Coat of arms of Darwin

      The Coat of arms of Darwin were granted by the Queen on 9 December 1959 - the same year in which Darwin was granted city status. The Arms is consist of a red shield. Above the shield is the silver helmet with red and white mantling and above the helmet there is silver mural crown, and on crown there is mariner's ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Delaware

    • Coat of arms of Delaware

      The great seal of the state of Delaware was first adopted on January 17, 1777, with the current version being adopted April 29, 2004. It contains the state coat of arms surrounded by an inscription. At the center of the coat of arms is a shield of horizontal red, blue and white stripes. On the red stripe is hay an ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Dutch Brazil

    • Coat of arms of New Holland (Dutch Brazil), resulting of the union of the four coats of the main Dutch dominions in Northeastern Brazil: The first quarter represents Pernambuco; the second quarter, on the right, Itamaracá; below, on the left, Paraíba and finally Rio Grande do Norte. ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Ecuador

    • Coat of arms of Ecuador

      The coat of arms of Ecuador (Spanish: Escudo de armas del Ecuador) in its current form was established in 1900 based on an older version of 1845. In the background of the oval shield is the mount Chimborazo, while the river originating from its base represents the Guayas. They both symbolize the beauty and wealth ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of the Falkland Islands

    • Coat of arms of the Falkland Islands

      The coat of arms of the Falkland Islands was granted to the Falkland Islands on 29 September 1948. It consists of a shield containing a ram on tussock grass in the field with a sailing ship underneath and the motto of the Falklands (Desire the Right) below. The ship represents the Desire, the vessel in which the Engli ... Read »


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    • Seal of Florida

    • Seal of Florida

      The Great Seal of the State of Florida is used to represent the government of the state of Florida, and for various official purposes, such as to seal official documents and legislation. It is also commonly used on state government buildings, vehicles and other effects of the state government. It also appears on the st ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Gabon

    • Coat of arms of Gabon

      The coat of arms of Gabon was designed by the Swiss heraldist and vexillologist Louis Mühlemann, one of the founding members of the FIAV and also designer of the former coat of arms of Congo. It has been in use since 15 July 1963. The supporters of the symbol are panthers which symbolize the vigilance and coura ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Grenada

    • Coat of arms of Grenada

      The official coat of arms of Grenada is a shield divided into four parts by a golden cross. In the centre of this cross is the Santa Maria, Columbus' flagship. A British lion on a red field is shown in the upper left and lower right sections of the shield, with a golden crescent moon out of which a lily growsin the upp ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Grimstad

    • The Coat of arms of Grimstad usually has a shield form typical of the early period of modern Norwegian heraldry. The shield is blue (PMS299) and the motive is a gold (PMS 871) brig sailing towards the heraldic right on three gold waves. The particular sails the ship is carrying is also specified. Atop the shield sits a ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of the Halifax Regional Municipality

    • Coat of arms of the Halifax Regional Municipality

      The coat of arms of Halifax, Nova Scotia is the full armorial achievement as used by the municipal government as an official symbol. ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham

    • The coat of arms of the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham is the official heraldic arms of the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham. The arms were granted to the then London Borough of Hammersmith on 1 March 1965, but the motto changed languages in 1969. The subsequent change of names to Hammersmith and Fulh ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Hobart

    • Details Armiger Lord Mayor of Hobart Adopted 1953 Crest Ship Torse Silver and Blue Escutcheon Red Lion and Six-pointed Star (with wavy rays) Supporters Emu and kangaroo Compartment Green island with two of native flora, the Richea and" >
    • Coat of arms of Hobart

      The Coat of Arms of Hobart was formally granted to the Lord Mayor, Aldermen and Citizens of the City of Hobart on 1 May 1953. The Coat of Arms was designed in the year 1951 by Hobart architect and alderman, I.G. Anderson, and it replaced an earlier unofficial crest used by the Corporation since the 1850s. The shi ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Holmestrand

    • The coat of arms of Holmestrand was approved by Royal Resolution on 14 November 1898. It was created by the artist Andreas Bloch (1860-1917). It among other things points to the towns connections with the naval hero Peter Tordenskjold (in the middle of the white eagle is a picture of his ship Hvide Ørn 'white eagle' ... Read »


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    • Seal of Iowa

    • Seal of Iowa

      The Great Seal of the State of Iowa was created in 1847 and depicts a citizen soldier standing in a wheat field surrounded by symbols important in early historical Iowa, including farming, mining, and transportation with the Mississippi River in the background. An eagle overhead bears the state motto. The Seal of ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Kaliningrad

    • The coat of arms of Kaliningrad is the official heraldic achievement of Kaliningrad in Russia. The arms displays a medieval ship for the harbour on the Baltic Sea, which has been important for the city since its foundation in the Middle Ages. The ship is flying a pennant resembling the Russian Navy Ensign on the top o ... Read »


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    • Seal of Kansas

    • Seal of Kansas

      The Great Seal of the State of Kansas tells the history of Kansas. The seal contains: The seal is used on the Flag of the State of Kansas. The design for the Great Seal of Kansas was submitted by John J. Ingalls, a state senator from Atchison. Ingalls also proposed the state motto, "Ad astra per aspera." The Gr ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Kutaisi

    • The official description of the Coat of arms of Kutaisi is so: The shield of the arms is divided into two parts. The first part 2/3 boards. On a green field of shield is represented a Golden Fleece. On second half of a shield (1/3 of a shield) on a dark blue field the antique gold ship (Argo) is represented. In top o ... Read »


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    • Emblem of Kuwait

    • Emblem of Kuwait

      The Emblem of Kuwait (Arabic: شعار الكويت‎‎) was adopted in 1962 and it consists of the shield of the flag design in color superimposed on a golden falcon (Hawk of Quraish) with wings displayed. The falcon supports a disk containing a boom sailing ship, a type of dhow, with the f ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Liberia

    • Coat of arms of Liberia

      The coat of arms of Liberia consists of a shield containing a picture of 19th century ship arriving in Liberia. The ship symbolizes the ships which brought the freed slaves from the United States to Liberia. Above the shield the national motto of Liberia appears on a scroll: The love of liberty brought us here, and bel ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Lisbon

    • The Coat of arms of Lisbon is composed of a golden shield with a black silver lined sail ship on a sea of seven wavy stripes green and silver. At both ends of the ship, two ravens, each pointing to the center of the shield. A golden mural crown of five towers (indicating capital and city status respectively) surrounded ... Read »


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    • Symbols of Manchester

    • Symbols of Manchester

      The City of Manchester has various heraldic emblems, particularly the worker bee which symbolises industry.Manchester City Council incorporates the worker bee into its coat of arms, as well as the Red Rose of Lancaster, and three stripes and ship (representing the rivers Irwell, Medlock and Irk, and the Manchester Ship ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Mauritius

    • Coat of arms of Mauritius

      Stella Clavisque Maris Indici "Star and Key of the Indian Ocean" The coat of arms of Mauritius are stipulated in the "Mauritius Laws 1990 Vol.2 SCHEDULE (Section 2)". The arms were designed by the Mayor of Johannesburg in 1906, Johann Van Der Puf. In the lower left quarter is a key and on the right-hand side is a whit ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Melbourne

    • Coat of arms of Melbourne

      The coat of arms of the City of Melbourne, also known as the armorial bearings, is the official symbol of the City of Melbourne, Australia. They were granted to the Corporation of the City by Letters Patent on 30 January 1940. On a silver shield, a red cross (the cross of St George) with a narrow red bar is adjace ... Read »


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    • Seal of Milwaukee

    • The official seal of Milwaukee is a civic seal that displays various symbols of the city of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The first version of Milwaukee's seal was developed around the time of the city's incorporation in 1846 and was used on land deeds. The original seal, primarily depicting the city's first lighthouse, appea ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Mumbai

    • The coat of arms of the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai is the governing body of the city of Mumbai) is a four-panel shield supported by an intertwining floral border in gold. A lotus in bloom, an emblem of purity and beauty, is at the bottom, and a lion puissant sur ... Read »


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    • Seal of Nebraska

    • Seal of Nebraska

      The Great Seal of the State of Nebraska was adopted in 1867. A train steams across the background, with mountains in the distance. A steamboat plies the waters of the Missouri River. A simple cabin and sheaves of harvested wheat portray the importance of settlers and agriculture. A blacksmith works at his anvil in the ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of New Brunswick

    • Coat of arms of New Brunswick

      The original coat of arms of New Brunswick was granted to New Brunswick by a Royal Warrant of Queen Victoria on 26 May 1868. The provincial flag is a banner of the arms. The original coat of arms, consisting solely of the shield, was based on the design of the Great Seal of New Brunswick, which featured a sailing ... Read »


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    • Flag and seal of New Hampshire

    • State of New Hampshire

      The state of New Hampshire has held two seals since it declared its independence from Great Britain on January 5, 1776. While both seals have been retained, most people are only familiar with the Great Seal due to its corporate use. New Hampshire's state seal depicts the frigate USS Raleigh and is surrounded by ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of New Westminster

    • The arms of the City of New Westminster, in British Columbia, Canada, were adopted by city council in 1860, the year when the city was incorporated, and formally granted to the city by the Canadian Heraldic Authority in 1994. Crest: A mural crown of silver and red, surmounted by a gold grizzly bear. The mural crown sh ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of New York

    • State of New York

      The coat of arms of the state of New York was formally adopted in 1778, and appears as a component of the state's flag and seal. The shield displays a masted ship and a sloop on the Hudson River (symbols of inland and foreign commerce), bordered by a grassy shore and a mountain range in the background with the sun ris ... Read »


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    • Seal of New York

    • Seal of New York

      The state seal of New York features the state arms (the coat of arms was officially adopted in 1778) surrounded by the words "The Great Seal of the State of New York." A banner below shows the New York State motto (, Latin for "Ever Upward"). The center shield displays a masted ship and a sloop on the Hudson River (sy ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of New Zealand

    • Coat of arms of New Zealand

      The coat of arms of New Zealand is a national symbol of New Zealand. The initial coat of arms was granted by royal warrant of King George V on 26 August 1911, and the current version was granted by Queen Elizabeth II in 1956. Until 1911, New Zealand used the same royal coat of arms as the United Kingdom. When New ... Read »


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    • Seal of Niue

    • The Seal of Niue, or the Public Seal of Niue, is the official seal of Niue. It was created in 1974 when Niue gained independence and joined into free association with New Zealand. Before 1974 Niue used the Coat of Arms of New Zealand. The Niue Constitution Act, passed in 1974, provided for a unique seal to be crea ... Read »


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    • Seal of North Carolina

    • Seal of North Carolina

      The Great Seal of the State of North Carolina was first authorized by the North Carolina Constitution of 1776, created in its first form in 1778, and largely took on its modern form in 1835. According to a state law passed by the North Carolina General Assembly in the 19th century: The Governor shall procure of the St ... Read »


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    • Seal of Oregon

    • Seal of Oregon

      The Seal of the State of Oregon is the official seal of the U.S. state of Oregon. It was designed by Harvey Gordon in 1857, two years before Oregon was admitted to the Union. The seal was preceded by the Salmon Seal of the Provisional Government and the Seal of the Oregon Territory. The state seal is mandated by Articl ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Orkney

    • Coat of arms of Orkney

      The coat of arms of Orkney was adopted on 3 March 1975 and is among the oldest of those of the Scottish Council Areas, as the Orkney Islands Council was unaffected by the 1996 local government reform. With the exception of the islands area coronet and a different sinister supporter the current coat of arms is also iden ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Paris

    • Coat of arms of Paris

      The coat of arms of the city of Paris, in its current form, dates back to 1358. On the coat of arms, the represented vessel is the symbol of the powerful corporate body of the Marchands de l'eau, dating back to the Middle Ages. The city motto, Fluctuat nec mergitur ("She is tossed by the waves, but does not sink") is e ... Read »


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    • Flag and coat of arms of Pennsylvania

    • Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

      The coat of arms of Pennsylvania is an official emblem of the state, alongside the seal and state flag, and was adopted in 1778. The flag of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania consists of a blue field on which the state coat of arms is embroidered. The Pennsylvania coat of arms features a shield crested by an American ba ... Read »


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    • Seal of Portland, Oregon

    • The city seal of Portland, Oregon, was originally adopted in 1878, standardized in 1964, and most recently revised August 3, 2005. According to the city's website, "The female figure in the center of the seal represents Commerce, while the sheaf of grain, cogwheel, and sledgehammer symbolize the origins of the city, it ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Quebec City

    • Coat of arms of Quebec City

      The coat of arms of Quebec City The shield body resembles the coat of arms of Paris. ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Réunion


    • Coat of arms of Saba

    • The coat of arms of Saba was established in 1985 by the island council of Saba, when it was still part of the Netherlands Antilles. It remained the coat of arms of Saba after its dissolution and the subsequent change of Saba's constitutional status into a special municipality of the Netherlands in 2010. It consists of ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Saint Helena

    • Coat of arms of Saint Helena

      The coat of arms of Saint Helena, part of the British Overseas Territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha, was authorised on 30 January 1984. The arms feature a shield, with the top third showing the national bird, the Saint Helena plover (Charadrius sanctaehelenae), known locally as the wirebird – ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Saint Kitts and Nevis

    • Coat of arms of Saint Kitts and Nevis

      The Saint Kitts and Nevis coat of arms was adopted in 1983 and possesses the motto "Country Above Self". The previous coat of arms, adopted in 1967 used while in federation with the island of Anguilla was nearly identical, except for coloration and the motto "Unity in Trinity". The centre of the coat of arms is domina ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of the Collectivity of Saint Martin

    • The coat of arms of Saint Martin is the official coat of the Collectivity of Saint Martin. It features palm leaves in front of a sun to symbolize the tropical climate, a pelican symbolizing the fauna of the island, a hibiscus symbolizing the flora, a ship symbolizing the tourism-related boating and the words "Collectiv ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Saint Pierre and Miquelon

    • Coat of arms of Saint Pierre and Miquelon

      The coat of arms of Saint Pierre and Miquelon is the official heraldic symbol of the French overseas collectivity of Saint-Pierre and Miquelon. It was designed by Léon Joner. The main part of the shield is blue with a yellow ship, said to be the Grande Hermine, which brought Jacques Cartier to Saint-Pierre on J ... Read »


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    • Seal of San Francisco

    • Seal of San Francisco

      The seal of the City and County of San Francisco is a coat of arms that includes a shield, crest, supporters and a motto, ringed with the municipality's name. The current seal was adopted in 1859 by the Board of Supervisors, and superseded a similar seal that had been adopted seven years earlier. The shield shows ... Read »


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    • Seal of South Dakota

    • Seal of South Dakota

      The Great Seal of the State of South Dakota was designed while the area was a territory, in 1885. The outer ring of the seal contains the text "State of South Dakota" on the top and "Great Seal" on the bottom. Also the year of statehood, 1889. Inside the inner circle of the seal contains the state motto "Under God the ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of St. Catharines

    • Coat of arms of St. Catharines

      The original coat of arms of the city of St. Catharines has become obscure with age; no information on who commissioned the arms, nor any information on who designed it, is available. Although the heraldic coat of arms is officially registered as a figure of St. Catharines, it is now rarely used as an identifying featu ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador


    • Coat of arms of Sunderland

    • The coat of arms of Sunderland is the official heraldic arms of the City of Sunderland. The Sunderland Corporation first assumed a heraldic device in the 19th century. The first grant of arms was made in 1947, and this was not amended in 1967 when additional territory was incorporated into the County Borough of Sunder ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Suriname

    • Coat of arms of Suriname

      The coat of arms of Suriname was adopted on November 25, 1975. The motto reads Justitia – Pietas – Fides (“Justice – Piety – Fidelity”). It further consists of two natives who carry a shield. The left half of the shield symbolizes the past, as slaves were abducted via ship out of Africa. T ... Read »


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    • Seal of Tampa

    • The seal of Tampa is Tampa government's official seal. The seal was made in Italy in the 1920s by Val Antuono, Sr. In the center of the seal is a (historically inaccurate) depiction of the steamship Mascotte, which was owned by Henry B. Plant and was named after the operetta La mascotte by Edmond Audran. The ship ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Trinidad and Tobago

    • Coat of arms of Trinidad and Tobago

      The coat of arms of Trinidad and Tobago was designed by a committee formed in 1962 to select the symbols that would be representative of the people of Trinidad and Tobago. The committee included noted artist Carlisle Chang (1921–2001) and carnival designer George Bailey (1935–1970). The palm tree crest at th ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Tunisia

    • Coat of arms of Tunisia

      The coat of arms of Tunisia displays a Punic galley (symbol of freedom) along with a lion holding a sword (symbol of order), and a weighing scale (symbol of justice). In the centre, just under the ship, is the national motto written in Arabic: Freedom (حرية) - Order (نظام) - Justice (Ø¹Ø¯Ø ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Ulcinj

    • Coat of arms of Ulcinj

      The coat of arms of Ulcinj has the shape of a shield on which are assembled some of the main characteristic of Ulcinj, the stone Castle on the sea shore, the symbol of Sun set on the Castle, olive branches with fruits and antique Liburnian ship with wolf head at the deck returned on the boat. ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Ustka

    • The original coat of arms of Ustka, Poland (German Stolpmünde) was created in 1922 by local artist Wilhelm Granzow. The artist depicted the ship, mermaid and fish on the arms of his hometown of Stolpmünde, which symbolize the town's main sources of income: the seaport, tourism and fishery respectively. The coat ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Vancouver

    • Coat of arms of Vancouver

      The coat of arms of Vancouver was granted by the College of Arms on 31 March 1969. The city of Vancouver assumed its first municipal seal upon incorporation in 1886. Designed by City Alderman Lauchlan Hamilton, it was pictorial in nature depicting a tree, a sailing ship and a train, and did not conform to any rule ... Read »


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    • Coat of arms of Whitehorse, Yukon

    • Coat of arms of Whitehorse, Yukon

      The coat of arms of Whitehorse is the full armorial achievement as used by the municipal government of Whitehorse as an official symbol. The arms were granted on 15 November 2002. In the top and the bottom of the shield as well as on the crest, these arms feature copper, a heraldic tincture of the metallic sort which ... Read »


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