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[Bookplate for David Brearley by Vallance]
[Bookplate for David Brearley by Vallance]
Title[Bookplate for David Brearley by Vallance]
Date Created[between 1830 and 1899]
Sort Date1899
DescriptionThis heraldic bookplate consists of an argent (silver) escutcheon containing a gules (red) cross potent. At the dexter chief of the escutcheon is a gules fleur-de-lis. The crest is a helmet in profile, without bars and beaver open. Atop the helmet, on a straight crest wreath, is a gules demi-lion. Below the shield are two different branches and a banner containing the Latin motto.
Extent1 bookplate : intaglio printing ; 7.9 x 12.5 cm
Subject - GeographicUnited States
Personal NamesBrearley, David
TypeStill Image
NotesAccording to "American Bookplates" by Charles Dexter Allen, David Brearly [sic] was recorded as having been a jurist of Trenton, N.J. and a brave officer in the American Revolution.
Access IdentifierBP MUR USA P B743
Digital IdentifierBP_MUR_USA_P_B743
Is Part OfRBSC Bookplates
SourceOriginal Format: University of British Columbia. Library. Rare Books and Special Collections. Thomas Murray Bookplates Collection. BP MUR USA P B743
Date Available2007
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:
TranscriptHONOR VIRTUTIS PRAEMIUM David Brearley
TranslationHonour is the reward of virtue.
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