University of York

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Country: United Kingdom
Campus/location : York

Coat of arms (crest) of University of York

Official blazon

Arms: Azure, on a chevron ermine three books fessewise, each with two clasps downwards, Or.
Crest: On a wreath Or and azure, Out of a mural crown argent, masoned sable, two keys in saltire Or and silver, wards upward and outward, surmounted by a rose also argent, barbed and seeded proper.
Motto: In limine sapientiae


The arms were officially granted on June 20, 1962.

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