Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
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ROYAL INSTITUTION OF CHARTERED SURVEYORS
Arms : Azure, within a surveyor's chain in orle and issuant from the chief the capital of an Ionic column argent; on a chief of the last a lion passant guardant of the field.
Crest: On a wreath of the colours, In front of a Terrestrial Globe proper a pair of dividers Or.
Supporters: On either side a lion Or supporting a surveyor's ranging rod and resting the interior hind paw upon a log of wood proper.
Motto: Est modus in rebus
The arms were officially granted on November 21, 1947.
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