Mountain: Refuge in defense of freedom
Five White Star: The defunct sub-provinces of Bontoc, Ifugao, Benguet, Apayao and Kalinga.
Spear and Head Ax: Once the principal weapons of war.
Pure-white lilies: Believed to have been planted by the gods to beautify the verdant hills and mountains.
String of Agate Beads : The headgear of native women
Two Small Houses: Banks and industrial building housing.
Mountain Peaks: Also represent the sub-province and their attractions.