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The Corporation of the City of Brantford
Grant of Arms, Supporters, Flag and Badge
March 6, 1991
Vol. II, p. 80
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Gules a beaver statant on a log fesswise its ends gnawed all Or;
A maple leaf Gules veined Or charged with a mural crown Or masoned Gules;
Upon a grassy mound strewn with daffodil flowers proper rising above barry wavy Azure and Argent to the dexter a Mohawk Indian in traditional dress of the period 1784 bearing in the dexter hand and across the sinister shoulder the Gus-wen-tah wampum belt and to the sinister a pioneer logger in dress of the period 1830 bearing in the sinister hand a single bladed axe all proper;
INDUSTRIA ET PERSEVERANTIA. This Latin phrase means "Industry and perseverance".
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