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Statistical Society of Canada
Grant of Arms
May 14, 1990
Vol. II, p. 12
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A Latin square chequy of nine Gules and Argent per bend reversed counterchanged each chequer Argent charged with a maple leaf Gules;
A snowy owl (Nyctea Scandiaca) proper holding in its dexter talon a flash of lightning Gules;
SCIENTIA · SAPIENTIA · CONSILIUM. This Latin phrase means "Knowledge, wisdom, advice".
In general, the symbolism of emblems prior to 2000 does not exist in an appropriate format for the online Register.
Canada Gazette Information
The announcement of the Letters Patent was made on January 19, 1991, in Volume 125, page 186 of the Canada Gazette.
Original concept of Charles Maier, Athabaska Herald, assisted by the heralds of the Canadian Heraldic Authority.
Learned Society & Professional Organization