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Falconer, James John
Falconer, James John
OriginatorFalconer, James John
StyleBook plate
Bookplate TypeArmorial
Bookplate FunctionOwnership
Institutional or PersonalPersonal
Dimensions64x78 mm
Coverage-SpatialInverness-shire (Scotland)
DescriptionCoat of arms. Escutcheon: Argent (silver) a falcon's head proper issuing out of a man's heart gules (red) between three mullets (stars) azure, a bordure of the last (i.e. azure). Crest: A man's heart gules winged with two falcons' wings proper. Motto: Cordi dat animus alas. (cf. Burke)
Note[1] Arms of the Falconers of Lentran, co. Inverness, 1868 (cf. Burke) [2] Motto: Cordi dat animus alas = The soul gives wings to the heart.
ReferenceBurke, Bernard. The General armory ... (London, 1884), p. 338.
RightsRare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; For more information, please contact the Rare Book and Manuscript Library:
Collection TitleJohn Starr Stewart Ex Libris Collection
Local Identifierexlibris0992.jp2
RepositoryUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Rare Book and Manuscript Library
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