Heraldry Online Blog

29 July 2017

Livery Button: Burdett of Burthwaite

Filed under: Heraldry — Stephen J F Plowman @ 19:48
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eBay vendor dellyboot61 is offering for sale a livery button with a martlet on top of a tower.

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A trawl through Fairbairn’s Book of Crests finds Plate 156.9 and a list of possible armigers;

Tower-Martlet-Compiled

Upon reflection, given the wealth & status associated with it, I think that the Burdett’s of Burthwaite are the most likely candidates for this livery button.

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