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English: Heraldic devices, associated with the Vereenigde Oostindische Compagnie or VOC (Dutch East India Company), above the entrance to the Castle of Good Hope, Cape Town, South Africa. These devices are:
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See also: External entry in South African Heritage Resource Agency database.
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Author Martinvl
Camera location33° 55′ 31.12″ S, 18° 25′ 36.84″ E  Heading=135° Kartographer map based on OpenStreetMap.View this and other nearby images on: OpenStreetMap - Google Earthinfo
  1. de Vries, Hubert. Het Staatswapen van de Nederlanden: II. De Republiek (in Dutch). Retrieved on 10 December 2015.
  2. Knaap, Gerrit (2014). Kamers van de VOC (in Dutch). Het Huygens Instituut voor Nederlandse Geschiedenis. Retrieved on 4 December 2015.


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