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The original drawing of the en:Australian coat of arms. The Coat of Arms of Australia is the official symbol of Australia. The initial coat of arms was granted by King Edward VII on May 7 1908, and the current version, shown here, was granted by King George V on September 19 1912. This page was sent to the Prime Minister of Australia's department with the following note: His Excellency the Governor General directs the publication, for general information, of the enclosed certified copy of the Royal Warrant granting Armorial Ensigns and Supporters to the Commonwealth of Australia. Andrew Fisher, Prime Minister.


Originally from en.wikipedia; description page is/was here.
(Original text : National Archives of Australia -- item barcode 98430, page 35.)


2007-05-05 (first version); 2007-05-09 (last version)
(Original text : The arms were granted in 1912. The page bearing the note is dated January 18 1913.)


Original uploader was Owned Souls at en.wikipedia
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  • 2007-05-09 10:11 Owned Souls 788×608×8 (655552 bytes)
  • 2007-05-05 07:25 Owned Souls 802×625×8 (659568 bytes) Transparent version of [[Image:Arms_of_Australia.jpg]]. Otherwise exactly the same image. This image was created from that one. Same licensing. {{Information |Description=The original drawing of the [[Australia]]n coat of arms. The Coat of Arms of Austr

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current 06:59, 5 July 2007 788×608 (640 KB) Liftarn ({{Information |Description=The original drawing of the en:Australian coat of arms. The Coat of Arms of Australia is the official symbol of Australia. The initial coat of arms was granted by King Edward VII on [[:en:w:May 7|)
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