• Description
  • Armorial. Ownership. 86x97 mm. [motto:] DEO DIRIGENTE CRESCENDUM EST / [motto:] OCCASIONEM COGNOSCE / [engraver's name:] A. S. & Co / JOHN LOWELL, JR. Chippendale coat of arms. Eschutcheon: Quarterly, 1st and 4th, parted per chief engrailed, upper part sable charged with a crescent; lower part or, a sinister hand couped holding three arrows point down; 2nd and 3rd, quarterly, parted per cross, a scallop shell in each quarter. Frame is topped b... more
    Armorial. Ownership. 86x97 mm. [motto:] DEO DIRIGENTE CRESCENDUM EST / [motto:] OCCASIONEM COGNOSCE / [engraver's name:] A. S. & Co / JOHN LOWELL, JR. Chippendale coat of arms. Eschutcheon: Quarterly, 1st and 4th, parted per chief engrailed, upper part sable charged with a crescent; lower part or, a sinister hand couped holding three arrows point down; 2nd and 3rd, quarterly, parted per cross, a scallop shell in each quarter. Frame is topped by a monumental urn with banner bearing motto, 'Deo dirigente crescendum est'. Beneath the frame a larger banner with motto: Occasionem cognosce. [1] Mottoes: Deo dirigente crescendum est = We must prosper, while God directs; Occasionem cognosce = Recognize the opportunity. [2] Signed in ms: F. C. Lowell. less
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  • 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