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English: National Emblem of Papua New Guinea (Adopted on 1 July 1971)

The Papua New Guinea National Emblem is a partiaIIy-stylized representation of the widespread Bird of Paradise Genus paradisaea in display, head turned to its left, seated on the upturned grip of a horizontal Kundu drum with the drum-head to the right side of the bird, from behind which a horizontal ceremonial spear projects with the head to the left of the bird.

If coloured proper, the following colours should be used --


Head Yellow
Bill Grey-Blue
Neck Black
Breast Green with yellow band
Abdomen Light brown, darkening to vent
Wings and long tail feathers Brown (reddish)
Display plumes Deep red (slightly brownish)


  • Black, with white highlights.


  • Drum head …. …. …. …. …. White
  • Body …. …. …. …. …. Black, with white ornamentations
  • Grip …. …. …. …. …. Black, with white highlights.
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