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Coat of arms of Tuvalu

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Coat of arms of Tuvalu

The coat of arms of Tuvalu is a shield with a golden border, which is decorated in a pattern with eight mussels and eight banana leaves. The shield itself shows a hut beneath a blue sky on green grounds. Beneath the ground are stylized depictions in blue and gold of ocean waves.

Beneath the shield stands a banner with the Tuvaluan inscription “Tuvalu mo te Atua”, which translates "Tuvalu for the Almighty". This inscription additionally serves as the title of the Tuvaluan national anthem.

Graphical characteristics:
Asymmetric, Closed shape, Colorful, Contains both straight and curved lines, Has no crossing lines.

Category: Emblems.

Coat of arms of Tuvalu is part of the Coat of Arms group.

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