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Arms (crest) of Association of Commonwealth Universities

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Official blazon

Official blazon

Arms : Azure, two wings conjoined in base Or surmounted of an open book proper bound gules edged gold, in chief a rose also gules, irradiated Or, and charged with a rose argent, both roses barbed and seeded proper.
Crest: On a wreath of the colours, A demi terrestrial globe proper ensigned with an ancient lamp argent, garnished Or, enflamed also proper.
Motto: Scientia commune bonum


The arms were officially granted on June 20, 1958, regranted September 9, 1966.

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Arms of Association of Commonwealth Universities


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