SURGEONS, Royal College of (London).
SURGEONS, Royal College of (London). Quarterly or and argent, a cross gules (being that of St George), thereon the imperial crown proper between two anchors erect in pale and two portcullises in fesse of the first, in the 1st and 4th quarters a serpent nowed, and in the 2nd and 3rd a lion couchant guardant proper, on a chief of the third a lion passant guardant of the first, being part of the Royal Arms of England. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, an eagle reguardant imperially crowned proper, the dexter claw supporting a mace erect gold. Supporters — On the dexter side a figure representing Machaon, habited in a robe, holding in the exterior hand a dart broken, the point downwards all proper ; on the sinister, a figure representing Podalirius, habited as the dexter, in his exterior hand a staff entwined by a serpent, all proper. Motto — "Quae prosunt omnibus artes" [augmented by royal grant and sign manual, dated 17th September 1S22. Gts., xxxii. 302].
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