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Marchmont, Alexander Hume-Campbell, Earl of, 1675-1740
Marchmont, Alexander Hume-Campbell, Earl of, 1675-1740
OriginatorMarchmont, Alexander Hume-Campbell, Earl of, 1675-1740
StyleBook plate
Bookplate TypeArmorial
Bookplate FunctionOwnership
Institutional or PersonalPersonal
Dimensions103x159 mm
Bookplate TextTRUE TO THE END / [on shield:] NEMO ME IMPUNE LACESSIT / [motto:] FIDES PRO BATA CORONAT / His Excellency Alexander Earle of Marchmont Viscount of Blasonberry Lord Polwarth of Polwarth Redbraes & Greenlaw Knight of the most noble order of ye Thistle His Majesties Amb: Extraordinary & Plenipotentiary to ye Congress at Cambray Lord Clerk Register of Scotland. Lord Leiutenant [sic] & Sherrif of Berwickshire Ao: 1725
DescriptionCoat of arms. Escutcheon (marshaling of 16). Crest: arn cubit. a curved sword in the hand, arising out of a heart gules (red). Supporters: two lions rampant reguardant. Mottoes: (1) True to the end, (2) Nemo me impune lacessit (No one attacks me with impunity), (3) Fides probata coronat (approved faith confers a crown)
NoteShelf-mark in ms: 'L.e.5.'
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 Identifierexlibris1242.jp2
RepositoryUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Rare Book and Manuscript Library
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