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[Bookplate for Lansdowne]
[Bookplate for Lansdowne]
Title[Bookplate for Lansdowne]
Date Created[not before 1784]
Sort Date1784
DescriptionHeraldic Achievement with shield, crest (crown), supporters, and motto ; 1st and 4th Arms, Ermine, on a Bend Azure, a Magnetic Needle, pointing to the Polar Star ; 2nd and 3rd Arms, Argent, a Saltire Gules, and a Chief, Ermine ; Supporters on either side of crest, a Pegasus Ermine, bridled, crined, winged, and unguled, each with a Fleur-de-lis Azure on the shoulder.
Extent1 bookplate : intaglio printing ; 5.3 x 5.3 cm
SubjectCoats of arms ; Crowns ; Heraldry ; Horses ; Fleur-de-lis
Subject - GeographicEngland
Personal NamesLansdowne
TypeStill Image
NotesThe coat of arms of the Marquesses of Lansdowne, initially created in 1784
Access IdentifierBP MUR ENG P L367
Digital IdentifierBP_MUR_ENG_P_L367
Is Part OfRBSC Bookplates
SourceOriginal Format: University of British Columbia. Library. Rare Books and Special Collections. Thomas Murray Bookplates Collection. BP MUR ENG P L367
Date Available2019-02-13
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:
TranscriptHoni soit qui mal y pense. Virtute non verbis. Lansdowne.
TranslationMay he be shamed who thinks badly of it. Deeds not words.
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