Coat of arms of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

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Coat of arms of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Coat of arms of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.svg
Versions
St Vincent and the Grenadines Government Arms.svg
Version used by the Government
Details
Armiger Elizabeth II, Queen of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Adopted 1979
Crest Cotton plant
Torse Blue, Gold and Green
Escutcheon Argent a base vert features two women in classical Roman dress:the one on the heraldic right stands holding an olive branch, and the one on the left holds scales of justice and kneels before a gold altar situated between them
Motto Pax et Justitia
"Peace and Justice"

The coat of arms of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is surmounted by a cotton plant and bears the text "Peace and Justice" in Latin. The centerpiece is based on the colonial badge in use from 1907 to 1979 and features two women in classical Roman dress. The one on the heraldic right stands holding an olive branch, and the one on the left holds scales of justice and kneels before a gold altar situated between them.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Saint Vincent colonial Coat of Arms". Flags of the world.