Krugersdorp

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KRUGERSDORP

Province : Gauteng
District Municipality : West Rand
Local Municipality : Mogale City

Arms of Krugersdorp

Official blazon

(af)

  • Wapen: Ingeboe kepersgewys verdeel van blou en goud, regs twee skuinsgekruiste mynhamers en links 'n tandrat, alles van goud, en in die skildvoet die Paardekraal-Monument van rooi.
  • Helmteken: Drie perdekoppe en nekke van rooi wat uit 'n goue muurkroon kom.
  • Dekklede: Goud en blou.
  • Skildhouers: Regs 'n eland en links 'n gemsbok staande op 'n lae kraalmuur, alles van natuurlike kleur.
  • Wapenspreuk: LABOR OMNIA VINCIT IMPROBUS

(en)

  • Arms: Per chevron ploye Azure and Or, dexter two mine hammers in saltire and sinister a cogwheel, all Or, and in base the Paardekraal Monument, Gules.
  • Crest: Out of a mural crown Or, three horse's heads and necks Gules.
  • Mantling: Or and Azure.
  • Supporters: Dexter an eland and sinister a gemsbok standing on a low kraal wall, all proper.
  • Motto: LABOR OMNIA VINCIT IMPROBUS

Origin/meaning

The arms were officially granted on January 29, 1969.

I have no information on the meaning or origin of these arms. Any information is welcome !

The arms replaced former non-official arms shown below:

Arms of Krugersdorp

The arms on a tobacco card +/- 1930


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