• Description
  • Armorial. Ownership. 64x89 mm. [motto:] SUB TEGMINE FAGI / [engraver's name:] V. Woodthorpe Sc. / [text:] J. H. Beaufoy. Coat of arms. Escutcheon (spade): Ermine on a bend azure (blue) three cinqfoils argent (silver). Crest: A tree vert. Motto: Sub tegmine fagi (Under the shade of the beech tree). [1] Motto from Virgil, Eclogues, I,1. [2] The engraver, Vincent Woodthorpe, was active 1799-1824 (LC authorities).
  • Rights
  • Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; For more information, please contact the Rare Book and Manuscript Library: https://illinois.edu/fb/sec/7016277