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Tyssen, Samuel; Tyssen, Sophie
Tyssen, Samuel; Tyssen, Sophie
OriginatorTyssen, Samuel; Tyssen, Sophie
StyleBook plate
Bookplate TypeArmorial
Bookplate FunctionOwnership
Institutional or PersonalPersonal
Dimensions63x94 mm
Coverage-SpatialNorfolk (England)
Bookplate Text[motto:] POST MORTEM VIRTUS VIRESCIT / Samuel & Sophia Tyssen, Narborough
DescriptionCoat of arms: Escutcheon (parted per pale): Dexter: Quarterly, 1st and 4th, Or on a chevron azure between three French marigolds slipped proper two lions respecting each other of the first; 2nd and 3rd, azure on a bend argent cotised or three Leopard's heads erased proper. Sinister: Sable a griffin segreant ermine armed or, for Baker. Crest: A demi-lion or, crowned gules supporting a shield azure charged with an estoile of the first. Motto: Post mortem virtus virescit
NoteMotto: Post morten virtus virescit = Virtue flourishes after death
ReferenceEast Anglian, n.s. v.4 (1891-1892), p. 271; Burke, Bernard. The General armory ... (London, 1884), p. 1042.
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 Identifierexlibris1625.jp2
RepositoryUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Rare Book and Manuscript Library
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