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[Bookplate for M. Howard]
[Bookplate for M. Howard]
Title[Bookplate for M. Howard]
Date Created[unknown]
DescriptionBlack ink on cream paper. Crest features a lion statant guardant standing atop a ledge decorated with a white ribbon and five black diamond shapes. The lion has a collar with two black geometric decorations. There is a Gentlemen and Esquires helm with mantling. There is no shield. The motto is printed on a curling ribbon in lower case, black, gothic font. The name of the bookplate owner is written below in sentence case cursive.
Extent1 bookplate : intaglio printing ; 7.6 x 11.9 cm
SubjectPrivate libraries ; Peerage ; Lions ; Heraldry
Subject - GeographicEngland
Personal NamesHoward, M.
TypeStill Image
NotesThe motto is associated with a branch of the house of Howard linked to the Earl of Suffolk and the Earl of Berkshire.
1) Burke, J. (1845). A Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary of Peerage and Baronetage of the British Empire (8th ed.). London: Henry Colburn Publisher. Retrieved from
Access IdentifierBP MUR ENG P H937
Digital IdentifierBP_MUR_ENG_P_H937
Is Part OfRBSC Bookplates
SourceOriginal Format: University of British Columbia. Library. Rare Books and Special Collections. Thomas Murray Bookplates Collection. Stanley Binder. BP MUR ENG P H937
Date Available2017-03-29
Publisher - DigitalVancouver : University of British Columbia Library
RightsImages provided for research and reference use only. Permission to publish, copy, or otherwise use these images must be obtained from Rare Books and Special Collections:
TranscriptNous maintiendrons M. Howard
TranslationWe will maintain
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