British Orthopaedic Association

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Arms of British Orthopaedic Association

Official blazon

Arms : Azure, a scamnum between two cords nowed Or; on a chiefpaly of four gules and gold a lion passant guardant counterchanged.
Crest: On a wreath of the colours, On a mount vert a young plane tree in leaf with a crooked stem bound with cords to a straight post on the dexter all proper.
Supporters: On the dexter side a representation of Hippo­crates, habited azure, supporting with his exterior hand a ladder from which a rung has been removed; and on the sinister side a representation of Aesculapius, habited argent, supporting with his exterior hand his staff, all proper.


The arms were officially granted on July 16, 1952.

We have no information on the meaning or origin of these arms.

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