The seal of the American Samoa is based on a local motif.
|Seal of American Samoa|
|Motto||Samoa Ia Muamua Le Atua - “Samoa - The First After God”|
Fue or fly swatter symbolizes wisdom, while To'oto'o or the staff symbolizes power. Both characters are used by the ruler in a conversation - a distinctive sign, the level of kings. Tanoa (cava ball) is another symbol of Samoa (orange drink).
Below is the inscription Samoa Ia Muamua Le Atua - " Samoa - First after God." Upstairs - April 17, 1900 - the date of the islands joining the United States and their official status.
- All about light. Country. Prapori. Herbie: encyclopedic dovidnik / [vidovdalny for vipusk M. Ilyash]. -K .: School , 2001 .-- 622 p. ISBN 966-7657-79-5 .