NEW YORK, State of (U.S.
NEW YORK, State of (U.S.A.) (State Device.) Arms : in base a landscape, over which the sun is rising in splendour. Crest — On a wreath, upon part of a globe or sphere, an eagle regardant, wings expanded. Supporters — (Dexter) Justice blindfold, supporting with the right hand the fasces, and holding with the left a sword ; (sinister) Liberty, holding in the right hand a palm-branch, and supporting with the left the staff and cap. Motto — " Excelsior."
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