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English: Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia granted by Royal Warrant signed by King George V on 19 September 1912.

IMPORTANT:This image is an artist's interpretation of the original (1912) official version of the Commonwealth Coat of Arms shown in Commons on the Australian coat of arms page. A variant of the original, with a transparent background, is shown on this page.

Quarterly of six, the first quarter Argent a Cross Gules charged with a Lion passant guardant between on each limb a Mullet of eight points Or; the second Azure five Mullets, one of eight, two of seven, one of six and one of five points of the first (representing the Constellation of the Southern Cross) ensigned with an Imperial Crown proper; the third of the first a Maltese Cross of the fourth, surmounted by a like Imperial Crown; the fourth of the third, on a Perch wreathed Vert and Gules an Australian Piping Shrike displayed also proper; the fifth also Or a Swan naiant to the sinister Sable; the last of the first, a Lion passant of the second, the whole within a Bordure Ermine; for the Crest on a Wreath Or and Azure A Seven-pointed Star Or, and for Supporters dexter a Kangaroo, sinister an Emu, both proper.
在盾牌後方背景中的花,是澳大利亞的國花(英语:Golden Wattle),中文名稱是金合歡。
Date Original image created in 1913. This file uploaded: 2014-05-20 10:00:34
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14:13, 16 November 2020Thumbnail for version as of 14:13, 16 November 2020910 × 705 (943 KB)Sodacanfurther cleanup
14:05, 16 November 2020Thumbnail for version as of 14:05, 16 November 2020910 × 705 (939 KB)SodacanAnother try
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13:55, 16 November 2020Thumbnail for version as of 13:55, 16 November 2020910 × 705 (523 KB)SodacanChanges per User:Thespoondragon, but also fixed some code issues
13:53, 16 November 2020Thumbnail for version as of 13:53, 16 November 2020910 × 705 (526 KB)SodacanReverted to version as of 16:57, 1 December 2019 (UTC)
04:36, 16 November 2020Thumbnail for version as of 04:36, 16 November 2020910 × 705 (631 KB)Thespoondragonper the blazon (description) and the emblazonment (depiction) that this image was based on, the cross in the queensland quarter should be the same azure as in the rest of the arms.
16:57, 1 December 2019Thumbnail for version as of 16:57, 1 December 2019910 × 705 (526 KB)Great BrightstarFix again
04:09, 13 November 2019Thumbnail for version as of 04:09, 13 November 2019910 × 705 (526 KB)Sodacanminor fixes
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