Category:Holy See

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Important: Note, the key of gold (yellow) pointing to the left (heraldically said right) represents the Holy See and the Pope [1], the key of silver (grey) pointing to the left (heraldically said right) represents the State of Vatican [2].
The Heraldry Society (Coat of Arms, 1966) wrote in a response to an enquiry: «Papal Arms. With reference to the arms of the Holy See, one authority gives the blazon as follows: Gules(red) a key or(golden) in bend(pointing to the left, heraldically said “right”) above a key argent(silver) in bend sinister(pointing to the right, heraldically said “left”), both wards upwards, the bows united by a cord or(golden), above the shield a tiara, its three crowns or, the mitre argent».

See also Coats of arms of the Holy See and Vatican City.

Holy See 
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episcopal jurisdiction of the Catholic Church in Rome, Italy
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Instance ofsubject of international law,
episcopal see,
Apostolic see
LocationVatican City
Official language
official website
Authority control
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GND ID: 2003256-0
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Subcategories

This category has the following 17 subcategories, out of 17 total.

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