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[Bookplate for John Campbell]
[Bookplate for John Campbell]
Title[Bookplate for John Campbell]
Date Created[unknown]
DescriptionThis bookplate consists of an elaborately bordered escutcheon containing the arms of the ancient Scottish family of Campbell, heavily mantled with flora. The Campbell arms are Gyronny of eight, or (gold) and sable (black). The crest, atop a curved wreath, appears as a cubit arm holding a horseman's spur and strap. Below the shield is a banner containing the English motto.
Extent1 bookplate : intaglio printing ; 8 x 10 cm
SubjectPlants ; Heraldry
Personal NamesCampbell, John
TypeStill Image
NotesImage is damaged along the top and left side. It appears that the bookplate may have stuck to another piece of paper and was damaged when pealed off. Manuscript is backwards and ink appears to have been transferred from another source.
Access IdentifierBP MUR SL P C3673
Digital IdentifierBP_MUR_SL_P_C3673
Is Part OfRBSC Bookplates
SourceOriginal Format: University of British Columbia. Library. Rare Books and Special Collections. Thomas Murray Bookplates Collection. BP MUR SL P C3673
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:
TranscriptFORGET NOT John Campbell. John Campbell
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