Coat of arms of Moldova

The coat of arms of Moldova is the national emblem of the Republic of Moldova.

Coat of arms of Moldova
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ArmigerRepublic of Moldova
Adopted13 July 1990
BlazonPer fess gules and azure, an aurochs head cabossed overall, accompanied by a mullet of eight points between the horns, a heraldic rose to dexter and a crescent decrescent to sinister, all or.
SupportersBehind the shield: an eagle (heraldic, wings inverted) proper (golden brown), beaked and membered gules, holding in his beak a cross or, in his dexter talon an olive branch vert and in his sinister a scepter or.

Official descriptionEdit

Moldovan law describes the arms as follows:[1]

Per fess gules and azure, an aurochs head cabossed overall, accompanied by a mullet of eight points between the horns, a heraldic rose to dexter and a crescent decrescent to sinister, all or; supporter, behind the shield: an eagle (heraldic, wings inverted) proper (golden brown), beaked and membered gules, holding in his beak a cross or, in his dexter talon an olive branch vert and in his sinister a scepter or.

Historical coats of arms of MoldovaEdit

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