Coat of arms of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic
|Coat of arms of Nagorno-Karabakh|
|Escutcheon||Two stone heads Or; Per fess, the first a panorama of a mountain range Azure and Argent, the second a vertically set flag of Nagorno-Karabakh|
|Supporters||An Eagle proper displayed, above the Eagle's head, a ornamented crown Or.|
|Motto||Armenian: Լեռնային Ղարաբաղի Հանրապետություն-Արցախ
"Artsakh Republic of Mountainous Karabakh"
|Other elements||In the eagle's talons are various agricultural products including wheat and grapes|
The emblem of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic consists of an eagle wearing an ornamented crown. On the chest of the eagle is a shield with a panorama of a mountain range and under it a vertically set flag of Nagorno-Karabakh. Over this are the two stone heads of "Granny and Gramps" (Տատիկ և Պապիկ, Tatik yev Papik) from the We Are Our Mountains monument in Stepanakert, the capital of Nagorno-Karabakh. The eagle's feet clutch various agricultural products including wheat and grapes. The outer rim is made up of a golden circular ribbon bearing inscription "Լեռնային Ղարաբաղի Հանրապետություն-Արցախ" ("Artsakh Republic of Mountainous Karabakh") in Eastern Armenian.
This description is due to Željko Heimer of the Flags of the World website (May 1998), referring to the political magazine Globus.
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