Description: Triangular arched shape; twisted rope edging (top and sides); top centre, shield and marquesal coronet separating two halves of date.
Notes: The arms are of Charles Paulet, 6th Marquess of Winchester (c1630-99) who married, secondly in 1655, Mary Carey, illegitimate daughter of Emanuel Scrope, 1st Earl of Sunderland and 11th Baron Scrope of Bolton; blazon: Paulet, Sable, three swords pilewise points in base proper pommels and hilts or; Scrope, Azure, a bend or.
Inscription: 16 84
Arms: Paulet impaling Scrope (Charles Paulet, 6th Marquess of Winchester)
Current location: Bolton Castle, Castle Bolton, North Yorkshire, England.
Description: Rectangular with triangular top; ovolo-moulded edging; shield and crown of the French royal house of Valois, encircled by the collars of the orders of Saint Michel and Saint-Esprit
Notes: Cast no later than 1589 when the House of Valois was succeeded by the House of Bourbon.
Arms: France Royal
Current location: in private hands, Ewhurst, Surrey, England.
- Attached to series:
- Foreign armorial firebacks