Coat of arms of São Tomé and Príncipe

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Coat of arms of São Tomé and Príncipe
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Armiger Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe
Adopted 1975
Crest A Mullet of five points Azure
Torse Vert and Azure
Escutcheon Or, a Palmtree eradicated proper.
Supporters To the dexter, a Falcon, and to the sinister a parrot, both proper
Compartment None
Motto Unidade, Disciplina, Trabalho
(Portuguese: "Unity, Discipline, Work")
Orders None

The coat of arms of São Tomé and Príncipe consists of a falcon on the left and a parrot on the right holding a coat of arms with a palm in its center. The coat of arms is surmounted by a blue star. Above, there is a band that states the name of the country. At the base of the arms the national motto, "Unity, discipline, work" is inscribed.

Historical coat of arms[edit]