• Description
  • Armorial. Ownership. 83x109 mm. [motto:] DAT DEUS INCREMENTUM / Bancroft. Coat of arms. Eschutcheon: or (gold) three garbs (sheaves) in a bend azure (blue) between 6 Jerusalem crosses of the same. Crest: a garb flanked by wings. Motto: Dat deus incrementum (God gives the increase). John Steward Starr identified the owner as ""Peter Bancroft", but this plate has also been ascribed to Samuel Bancroft, Jr. (1840-1915).
  • 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