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StyleBook plate
Bookplate TypeArmorial
Bookplate FunctionOwnership
Institutional or PersonalPersonal
Dimensions80x117 mm
Bookplate Text[motto:] PER ACUTA BELLI
DescriptionCoat of arms. Escutcheon: Paly of six argent (silver) and gules (red) on a chevraon azure (blue) three crosses crosslet or. Inescutcheon. Parted per pale. Dexter, gules, a chevron or between three cocks argent, for Crowe. Sinister, quarterly, Crest: A globe in a frame, all or. Supporters: Two horses per fess embattled argent and gules. Motto: Per acuta belli (Through the asperities of war).
NoteSinister half of inescutcheon not identified
ReferenceBurke, Bernard. The General armory ... (London, 1884), p. 171, 249.
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 Identifierexlibris1268.jp2
RepositoryUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Rare Book and Manuscript Library
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