Pretoria Technical High School

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PRETORIA TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOL

Country: South Africa
Location : Pretoria

Arms of Pretoria Technical High School

Official blazon

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  • Wapen: Gedeel van goud en blou, regs 'n lourierkrans van natuurlike kleur, rooi gebonde en links 'n seilskip van goud in volle seil op 'n see van silwer en blou, links bo vergesel van die Suiderkruis van goud; 'n rooi skildhoof belaai met 'n tandrat van goud gevleuel van silwer, daarvoor en daaragter 'n gevlamde fakkel van goud, onderskeidelik linker en regterskuinsbalksgewys geplaas.
  • Wapenspreuk: LABORIS FINEM RESPICE

(en)

  • Arms: Per pale Or and Azure, dexter a laurel wreath proper bound Gules, sinister a ship in full sail Or on a sea Argent and Azure, in sinister chief the Southern Cross Or; on a chief Gules a cogwheel Or winged Argent, before and behind which a torch Or enflamed Gules, placed respectively sinister and dexter bendwise.
  • Motto: LABORIS FINEM RESPICE

Origin/meaning

The arms were adopted on March 9, 1969.

I have no information on the meaning or origin of these arms. Any information is welcome !

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