Title: [Crest depicting emblems used in Advance Australia Arms]
Creator: Waschatz, Otto
Date: 1908
Description: Crest above the entrance to the first College building depicting emblems commonly used in the Advance Australia Arms (the earliest recorded use is about 1821). Clockwise from the top left: the fleece of a sheep representing wool, a ship representing shipping (or whaling), crossed shovel and pick representing gold mining, and a sheaf representing wheat growing. Created by Otto Waschatz, architectural modeller and sculptor *Acknowledgement: Richard d'Apice AM President Australian Heraldry Society http://www.heraldryaustralia.org
Permanent link: http://images.swinburne.edu.au/handle/1111.1/4774
Copyright: Copyright owned by Swinburne University of Technology. Permission for limited re-use is provided under the terms of the Australian Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial No Derivatives (by-nc-nd) licence available at http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.1/au
Copyright link: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/au/
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