Worshipful Company of Upholders

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WORSHIPFUL COMPANY OF UPHOLDERS

London Guild
Established:

Arms of Worshipful Company of Upholders

Official blazon

Arms : Sable, three spervers ermine, trimmed azure and gules, in base upon a pillow Or a lamb couchant argent beneath a cross formy fitched gules.
Crest: On a wreath of the colours, A King Eider drake proper standing on a cushion Or.
Supporters: On either side a Iamb argent unguled and gorged with a plain collar Or, pendent therefrom a cross formy fitchy gules.
Motto: Sustine bona.

Origin/meaning

The arms were officially granted on December 11, 1465, crest and supporters granted 10 June 1963.

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Literature : Bromley and Child, 1960


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