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English: Seal of the United States Census Bureau. The blazon is defined here as:

On a shield an open book beneath which is a lamp of knowledge emitting rays above in base two crossed quills. Around the whole a wreath of single leaves, surrounded by an outer band bearing between two stars the words "U.S. Department of Commerce" in the upper portion and "Bureau of the Census" in the lower portion, the lettering concentric with an inner beaded rim and an outer dentilated rim.

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Source Own work based on: Census Bureau seal.jpg and several government documents.
Author United States Bureau of the Census
Vectorization: Mysid
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current 21:48, 24 February 2008 Thumbnail for version as of 21:48, 24 February 2008720 × 720 (233 KB)ClindbergSeveral fixes to outer rim -- fixed spelling mistake by using vector inscription from http://bhs.econ.census.gov/2002forms/nc99026.pdf, changed outer and inner rims to more match available bitmap versions, and fix some layering mistakes.
23:43, 8 February 2008 Thumbnail for version as of 23:43, 8 February 2008632 × 632 (85 KB)Mysid==Summary== {{inkscape}} {{Information |Description={{en|Seal of the United States Census Bureau.}} |Source=Self-made in Inkscape; based on Image:Census Bureau seal.jpg and several government documents. |Date=February 9, 2008 |Author= United States B

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