Robert Devereux, Earl of Essex

    quarterly of 16
1st arg a fess gu in chief 3 torteaux  
(Devereux, Earls of Essex)
2nd arg a cross gu between 4 water bouget sa larger
 (Bourchier, Earl of Essex)
3rd quarterly i az 3 fleurs de lys or lower to the
 sinister ii gu 3 lions passant gardant in pale or
 armed and langued az lower to the dexter iii gu 3
 lions passant gardant in pale or armed and langued
 az higher to the sinister iv az 3 fleurs de lys or
  higher to the dexter;; over the quarters a bordure
(Thomas of Woodstock, Earl of Gloucester)
4th az a bend arg cotised or [between 6 lions rampant
 or] in sinister chief 3 lions rampant or 2 and 1 much
 larger lower slightly to the dexter in dexter base
 3 lions rampant or 1 and 2 much larger higher to the
(Bohun, Earls of Hereford)
5th gu 2 bendlets arg 
(Miles FitzWalter, Earl of Hereford - the upper bendlet
 should be or)
6th quarterly or and gu a carbuncle sa slightly higher
(Mandeville, Earls of Essex)
7th gu a fess arg in chief 9 billets or 5 and 4 slightly
 lower in the lower half 9 billets or 5 and 4 much
 lower slightly smaller smaller 
(Godfrey de Louvaine)
8th arg a fess gu a canton gu a canton abased gu 
(Wydville, Earl Rivers)
9th arg a saltire gu fretty or 
10th or a fret gu 
11th per pale or and vert a lion rampant gu lower
(William the Marshal, Earl of Pembroke, as Earl Marshal)
12th gu a bend lozengy or 
(William the Marshal)
13th vairy or and gu 
(Ferrers, Barons Ferrers of Chartley)
14th az 3 garbs or 
(Ranulf de Blondeville, Earl of Chester)
15th gu 7 mascles conjoined or 3,3 and 1 
(de Quincy, Earls of Winchester)
16th gu a cinquefoil ermine very much higher much
 smaller much to the dexter (Beaumont, Earls of Leicester)


The quartered arms of Sir Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex, KG

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