Wellington College (NZ)

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Coat of arms (crest) of Wellington College (NZ)

Official blazon

Or, an open book Proper, binding and fore-edges Gules, ensigned by a covered hand lamp burning proper, pendent from the sinister side of the book a bookmark Gules charged with five plates in saltire, on a chief Sable four mullets of the Field. Above the Shield is placed a sallet Proper lined Gules, with a Mantling Sable doubled Or and on a Wreath of the Liveries is set for Crest a pedestal ornamented in the style of Sheraton Argent supporting a hand lamp as in the Amrs and in an Escrol over the same this Motto "LUMEN ACCIPE ET IMPERTI".


The Coat of Arms was granted by the Lord Lyon King of Arms on 7 October 1987.

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