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.