• Description
  • Armorial. Ownership. 70x94 mm. [motto:] MILITIA MEA MULTIPLEX / William Tooke, F.R.S. Coat of arms. Escutcheon parted per pale: Dexter, per chevron sable (black) and argent (silver) three griffins' heads erased counterchanged (colors reversed), for Tooke; Sinister, or, three piles in point azure (blue), bordure engrailed erminois, for Orr(?). Crest: A griffin's head erased per chevron argent and sable ... holding in the beak a sword erect. Mot... more
    Armorial. Ownership. 70x94 mm. [motto:] MILITIA MEA MULTIPLEX / William Tooke, F.R.S. Coat of arms. Escutcheon parted per pale: Dexter, per chevron sable (black) and argent (silver) three griffins' heads erased counterchanged (colors reversed), for Tooke; Sinister, or, three piles in point azure (blue), bordure engrailed erminois, for Orr(?). Crest: A griffin's head erased per chevron argent and sable ... holding in the beak a sword erect. Motto: Militia mea multiplex. [1] Description of arms derived from Burke; motto ascribed to Toke: Militia mea multiplex = My warfare is manifold. less
  • 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