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Civic heraldry of South Africa
Province : North West Province
Municipality : Maquassi Hills
- Wapen: Gaffelsgewys verdeel van rooi, silwer en groen, in die skildhoof 'n aansiende silwer bulkop, regs 'n gestingelde twyg van 'n Makwassieplant van natuurlike kleur, links 'n goue mieliekop.
- Helmteken: 'n Goue muurkroon. Wrong en dekklede: Silwer en rooi.
- Wapenspreuk: FLOREAT
- Arms: Tierced in pairle Gules, Argent and Vert, in chief a bull's head caboshed Argent, dexter a twig of Makwassie plant slipped proper, sinister a mielie cob Or.
- Crest: A mural crown Or. Wreath and mantling: Argent and Gules.
- Motto: FLOREAT
The arms were officially granted on October 12, 1979.
I have no information on the meaning or origin of these arms. Any information is welcome !
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