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Re: Ships and boats on coats of arms
« Reply #15 on: May 10, 2014, 02:47:37 PM »


Falkland Islands, 1 pound, 2004.

The ship represents the Desire, the vessel in which the English sea-captain John Davis is reputed to have discovered the Falkland Islands in 1592. The motto, Desire the Right, also refers to the ship's name.

 
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Re: Ships and boats on coats of arms
« Reply #16 on: May 10, 2014, 02:48:53 PM »


Marshall Islands, $5, 1993.  An outrigger on the state seal - not a coat of arms.

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Re: Ships and boats on coats of arms
« Reply #17 on: May 10, 2014, 02:49:09 PM »
Fiji, $1, 1969.  Outrigger.
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Re: Ships and boats on coats of arms
« Reply #18 on: May 10, 2014, 02:49:25 PM »


Fiji, collector 50 cents of 2013 (Paralympic gold medallist).  Outrigger - new version.

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Re: Ships and boats on coats of arms
« Reply #19 on: May 10, 2014, 02:54:46 PM »
Belize, 1975.  Sailing ship.
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Re: Ships and boats on coats of arms
« Reply #20 on: May 10, 2014, 02:55:08 PM »


Suriname, 5 cents, 1988.  Sailing vessel.

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Re: Ships and boats on coats of arms
« Reply #21 on: May 10, 2014, 02:55:31 PM »
British North Borneo, 1 cent, 1887.

A Sandakan (region) fisherman or, more generic, a one masted intermediate between the Arabic dhow and the Polynesian sailing canoe.

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Re: Ships and boats on coats of arms
« Reply #22 on: May 10, 2014, 02:56:00 PM »
British North Borneo, 1 cent, 1941.

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Re: Ships and boats on coats of arms
« Reply #23 on: May 10, 2014, 02:57:30 PM »
British North Borneo, 5 cents, 1941.

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Re: Ships and boats on coats of arms
« Reply #24 on: May 10, 2014, 02:58:29 PM »
British North Borneo, cent, 1891.

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Re: Ships and boats on coats of arms
« Reply #25 on: May 10, 2014, 03:04:20 PM »
Seychelles, 25 rupees, 1997.  The coat of arms features a schooner.

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Re: Ships and boats on coats of arms
« Reply #26 on: May 10, 2014, 03:05:17 PM »
Bahamas, $250 (gold), 1994.  One of the ships of Columbus.

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Re: Ships and boats on coats of arms
« Reply #27 on: May 10, 2014, 03:05:47 PM »
Dominica, $100, 1988.  Sailing boat.

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Re: Ships and boats on coats of arms
« Reply #28 on: May 10, 2014, 03:06:15 PM »
Grenada, $100, 1988.

In the centre of the shield of arms is the Santa Maria, the flagship of Columbus.

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Re: Ships and boats on coats of arms
« Reply #29 on: May 10, 2014, 03:06:47 PM »
St Christopher-Nevis, $100, 1988.  A yacht(?) appears on the shield.
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