Adrian George Feint
John Bertram Norris
A woodcut armorial bookplate on sepia tinted paper with black ink for John Bertram Norris. There's a crest resting on it's side with a design divided into five sections. Two sections have a buckle like design and the other two sections have dots. The middle of the crest has three stars. The crest is resting on a tree stump where the eagle is standing on one of the tree branches. The eagle has the middle of a banner in it's mouth and a white star on its chest. The banner says "I serve loyally"
Affixed on card stock
Date or Era
c. 20th Century
11.3 x 9 cm
Bookplate Collection Number
Bookplate Collection of Christine Price
Copley Library, University of San Diego
Image File Size
Image File Location
S:\Bookplates\Feint, Adrian George\TIF Images\BA392.tif
Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego
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Digital USD Citation
"Bookplate of a crest and an eagle with a worm in it's mouth" (2024). Bookplates by Adrian George Feint. Image 15.