Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book, Part 1

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John Matthews (of London)
J Matthews, 1903 - Heraldry - 550 pages
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Page 2 - Arms: Paleways of thirteen pieces, argent and gules: a chief, azure; the escutcheon on the breast of the American eagle displayed, proper, holding in his dexter talon an olive branch, and in his sinister a bundle of thirteen arrows, all proper, and in his beak a scroll inscribed with this motto: "E pluribus Unum.
Page 60 - A cubit arm erect vested gules cuffed argent, holding in the hand five ears of wheat or Motto: In lumine...
Page 136 - Chequy or and azure on a canton gules a lion rampant argent. CREST — On a chapeau gules turned up ermine a wivern argent wings expanded chequy or and azure.
Page 131 - Argent a bend sable three mascles of the field. Crest: Out of a ducal coronet or a unicorn's head sable, the horn twisted of the first and second. Motto: "Non ad perniciem.
Page 123 - Crest — Out of a ducal coronet or, an oak tree penetrated transversely in the main stem by a frame saw proper, the blade inscribed with the word " through,
Page 1 - Next to the sense of religious duty and moral feeling, I hardly know what should bear with stronger obligation on a liberal and enlightened mind, than a consciousness of...
Page 44 - Or, a lion rampant sable armed and langued gules on a chief of the last three mullets of the first.
Page 25 - meritorious services rendered to the National Guard and to the United States prior to and during the Rebellion.
Page 165 - Azure, a lion rampant or, armed and langued gules gorged with an antique crown; a chief ermine. CREST — A demi-lion rampant, azure, gorged with an antique crown, and charged on the shoulder with a mullet.
Page 145 - Scotland; New Register] gu. three boars' heads, erased, ar. betw. a lance issuing out of the dexter base, and a Lochaber-axe issuing out of the sinister, both erect, of the second. — Crest, a lance, issuing out of the wreath. Motto, Fortiter et recte. Rankin, [Perth, Scotland ; New Register] ar. three boars

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