John William Jameson
An armorial bookplate on white paper with black ink for Theodore Dickinson. There is an illustration of the Dickinson's family crest surrounded by flowers. On top of the crest is a knight's helmet with a lion on top.There is a ribbon banner at the bottom of the crest that says "Esse quam videri" which can be translated as "Be seen."
Affixed on card stock
English and Latin
Date or Era
3.75 x 2.5 in
Bookplate Collection Number
Bookplate Collection of Christine Price
Copley Library, University of San Diego
Image File Size
Image File Location
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Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego
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Digital USD Citation
"Bookplate of a crest with lions and a knight's helmet" (2024). Bookplates by John William Jameson. Image 22.