Vukovar city Coat of arms
Vukovar city Coat of arms is placed on a red shield, with two silver towers connected by an arch thus creating gates to the city. Standing in front of the gates is a girl holding a blue shield with a figure of lion on top of it. Vukovar city Coat of arms appears in 1871 for the first time when it connected the Old and New Vukovar into one city. The girl appears as the protector of the city, and the lion symbolizes the resistance this city showed in its history.