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David Clark Morton

Vancouver, British Columbia
Registration of Arms
March 15, 2019
Vol. VII, p. 162

Arms of David Clark Morton

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Blazon

Arms

Per chevron reversed rayonné Azure and Gules in chief a harp Or and in base a dexter arm embowed in armour Argent;

Crest

A dexter cubit arm vambraced and gauntleted Argent grasping a harp Or, issuant from flames Gules;

Motto

INVICTUS NEC FRUSTRA ENITOR;


Symbolism

Arms

The Canadian Heraldic Authority does not have confirmed symbolism for this emblem. The following comments are hypotheses only. The harp is a symbol of King David and thus evokes Mr. Morton’s given name.

Crest

The Canadian Heraldic Authority does not have confirmed symbolism for this emblem. The following comments are hypotheses only. The harp is a symbol of King David and thus evokes Mr. Morton’s given name.

Motto

This Latin phrase means “Undefeated nor do I strive in vain.”