Emmanuel College (Cambridge University)

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EMMANUEL COLLEGE (CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY)

Country: United Kingdom
Campus/location : Cambridge

Arms (crest) of Emmanuel College (Cambridge University)

Official blazon

Argent, a lion rampant azure, armed and langued gules, holding in the dexter forepaw a laurel wreath proper, in the mouth a scroll [of the second] inscribed EMMANUEL in letters Or.

Origin/meaning

The arms were officially granted on January 1, 1589.

Emmanuel College, founded in 1584 by Sir Walter Mildmay are based on the arms of Mildmay (Argent three lions rampant azure) and symbols for the college.

Arms of Emmanuel College (Cambridge University)

The arms on a tobacco card, (1922)


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