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English: Imperial Coat of Arms of the French First Empire (1804-1815), under Napoleon Bonaparte.
  • The Arms depicts a shield with a golden eagle in front of a blue background, within its talons clutching a thunderbolt. The shield is surrounded by Napoleon's red Imperial mantle, filled with golden bees. The shield is topped by a the Imperial crown, which sits atop a golden Imperial helmet. Surrounding the shield is the the chain and pendant of the Legion d'honneur. Crossed behind the shield are the Scepters of justice and mercy.
  • Charles Normand, Armes et sceau de l'Empire français, Paris, 1804
Date 1804-1815
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current18:48, 9 January 2021Thumbnail for version as of 18:48, 9 January 20212,000 × 2,229 (741 KB)FDRMRZUSA (talk | contribs)Increased nominal dimensions. Fixed slight imperfection. Optimized svg code with code cleanup and reduction. No other changes.
10:57, 22 July 2016Thumbnail for version as of 10:57, 22 July 2016476 × 533 (2.36 MB)Heralder (talk | contribs)Correct 1st design Legion of Honour collar []
11:19, 17 July 2016Thumbnail for version as of 11:19, 17 July 2016476 × 532 (1.31 MB)Heralder (talk | contribs)Correct crown [ Charles Normand, ''Armes et sceau de l'Empire français'', Paris, 1804]
01:10, 14 May 2013Thumbnail for version as of 01:10, 14 May 2013477 × 551 (1.13 MB)TRAJAN 117 (talk | contribs)Updated
12:10, 3 May 2010Thumbnail for version as of 12:10, 3 May 2010565 × 662 (1.79 MB)Sodacan (talk | contribs)new eagle
08:29, 11 June 2009Thumbnail for version as of 08:29, 11 June 2009565 × 662 (1.69 MB)Sodacan (talk | contribs)Fixes
03:09, 10 June 2009Thumbnail for version as of 03:09, 10 June 2009565 × 667 (1.69 MB)Sodacan (talk | contribs)stroke fixes
02:22, 10 June 2009Thumbnail for version as of 02:22, 10 June 2009565 × 667 (1.69 MB)Sodacan (talk | contribs)Colour fixes
20:22, 8 June 2009Thumbnail for version as of 20:22, 8 June 2009565 × 667 (1.69 MB)Sodacan (talk | contribs)New Crown and colour changes
22:05, 15 April 2009Thumbnail for version as of 22:05, 15 April 2009565 × 667 (1.67 MB)Sodacan (talk | contribs)minor fix
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