|Heraldry of the World (Armorial du Monde)
Civic heraldry of France - Armorial de France/La France héraldique
De gueules à la salamandre d'argent, couronnée d'or dans sa patience du même; au chef cousu d'azur chargé de trois fleurs de lis d'or; sur le tout un franc-canton de sable au lion d'or armé et lampassé de gueules.
The arms refer to the King Francis I, whose badge was a heraldic salamander. The chief shows the three fleur-de-lis of France. The small free canton shows the lion of Belgium, as during the First World War the Belgian government in exile resided in Le Havre.
The arms by Guilbert, 1853
The arms in the Café Sanka album +/- 1932
The arms on a tobacco card by Laurens
The arms by Robert Louis, 1949
Literature : Image by Massimo Ghirardi
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