File:US Vice President Seal.svg

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English: Seal of the Vice President of the United States. The blazon is defined in Executive Order 11884 as:

The Coat of Arms of the Vice President of the United States shall be of the following design:

SHIELD: Paleways of thirteen pieces argent and gules, a chief azure; upon the breast of an American eagle displayed holding in his dexter talon an olive branch proper and in his sinister a bundle of thirteen arrows gray, and in his beak a gray scroll inscribed "E PLURIBUS UNUM" sable.

CREST: Behind and above the eagle a radiating glory or, on which appears an arc of thirteen cloud puffs gray, and a constellation of thirteen mullets gray.

The Seal of the Vice President of the United States shall consist of the Coat of Arms encircled by the words "Vice President of the United States."
The design is the same as the Seal of the President of the United States, except that there is no ring of stars, the clouds are gray (instead of proper), the stars are gray (instead of argent), the scroll is gray (instead of white), the arrows are gray (instead of proper), and the background colors and inscription (obviously) differ.
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Author Ipankonin
(Reusing this file)
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current01:38, 29 November 2010Thumbnail for version as of 01:38, 29 November 20102,437 × 2,437 (229 KB)Fry1989fixes
18:08, 15 December 2009Thumbnail for version as of 18:08, 15 December 20092,437 × 2,437 (212 KB)ClindbergMake the stem of the olive branch brown, per EO 11884, lighten up the gray (spec says "silver gray" and photos of seal use lighter than we had), and redo the inscription to be more like the font in the Executive Order (not sure which I prefer).
17:03, 6 August 2008Thumbnail for version as of 17:03, 6 August 20082,437 × 2,437 (179 KB)ClindbergChange the scroll to use real gradients. Use the same size as the original... same as presidential seal FWIW.
16:12, 6 August 2008Thumbnail for version as of 16:12, 6 August 20081,000 × 1,000 (181 KB)ClindbergRedo inscription to more closely match the style on the SVG of the presidential seal. Tried to improve the gradients in the scroll (there were some gaps before).
03:53, 5 August 2008Thumbnail for version as of 03:53, 5 August 20081,000 × 1,000 (179 KB)ClindbergChange clouds, scroll, and arrows to gray, per the official blazon.
06:52, 19 January 2008Thumbnail for version as of 06:52, 19 January 20082,437 × 2,437 (302 KB)Ipankonin==Summary== {{Information |Description={{en|Seal of the Vice President of the United States}} |Source=Vectorized from 50px SVG elements from [[Image:Seal Of The President Of The Unites St

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