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Civic heraldry of Gabon
Province : Ogooué-Lolo
The mask is of a special type made by the Bakota tribe, the spear stands for the other tribe in the district, the Adoumas. The blue shield recalls the river Ogooué, the elephant tusks symbolise the ivory production.
Literature : scan from stamps; Muhlemann, 1986
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