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The Names of all the Quarterings Belonging to the Art. Hon. George Baron Vernon

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: engraving
Maker: Edmondson, Joseph
Place made: United Kingdom
Date made: 1765
Materials: ink; laid paper
Measurements: 19 1/2 in x 11 3/4 in
Nomenclature: historical
Classification: whales

Uncolored engraving depicting a shield with the coats of arms of all the ancestors of the Right Honorable George Baron Vernon. Labeled "492" at top right corner. With a list of the ancestors and families to which these belonged, printed below. Some of the coats of arms feature sea monsters. Printed below the list, the following text: "To the Right Honble. George Venables Vernon, Baron Vernon of Kinderton, This Plate engraved at his Expence [arch. spelling] and Given as an Addition to this WORK, is most Humbly Inscribed by His Lordships most Dutyful [arch. sp.] & Obedient Servt. --Joseph Edmonson, Mowbray Herald."


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