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====Official blazon====
 
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Azure, an  open  book proper, edged gold, inscribed  with the words 'Disce Doce',  between in fess two sheaves of eight arrows interlaced  saltireways and banded argent, in chief an  open  crown  Or, and  in  base a rose also argent,  barbed  and  seeded proper. Motto:  Rerum cognoscere causas. 
  
 
====Origin/meaning====
 
====Origin/meaning====
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The arms were officially granted on June 28, 1905.
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I have no information on the origin or meaning of these arms. Any information is welcome !
 
I have no information on the origin or meaning of these arms. Any information is welcome !
  
 
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|align="center"|[[File:sheffield.wun.jpg|center]]  <br/>The arms on a [[Wills's - Arms of Universities|tobacco card]] 1923
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|align="center"|[[File:sheffield.wun.jpg|400 px|center]]  <br/>The arms on a [[Wills's - Arms of Universities|tobacco card]] 1923
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|align="center"|[[File:sheffield2.jpg|400 px|center]]  <br/>The arms at the university (image by Arthas Xiangbo Meng)
 
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Revision as of 05:27, 17 May 2016

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UNIVERSITY OF SHEFFIELD

Country: United Kingdom
Campus/location : Sheffield

Uni-sheffield.jpg

Official blazon

Azure, an open book proper, edged gold, inscribed with the words 'Disce Doce', between in fess two sheaves of eight arrows interlaced saltireways and banded argent, in chief an open crown Or, and in base a rose also argent, barbed and seeded proper. Motto: Rerum cognoscere causas.

Origin/meaning

The arms were officially granted on June 28, 1905.

I have no information on the origin or meaning of these arms. Any information is welcome !

Sheffield.wun.jpg

The arms on a tobacco card 1923
Sheffield2.jpg

The arms at the university (image by Arthas Xiangbo Meng)


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