A large scale Victorian cast iron "Royal Arms" in high relief, the coat of arms for the British monarch, with the motto "Dieu et mon Droit" (God and my Right).
The royal coat of arms of the United Kingdom, or the Royal Arms for short, is the official coat of arms of the British monarch, and may only be used by the King or Queen.
This coat of arms reputedly hung at an English town hall.
Height: 129 cm.
Width: 97 cm.
The official blazon of the Royal Arms is: Quarterly, first and fourth Gules three Lions passant gardant in pale Or armed and langued Azure (for England), second quarter Or a Lion rampant within a double tressure flory-counter-flory Gules (for Scotland), third quarter Azure a Harp Or stringed Argent (for Ireland), the whole surrounded by the Garter; for a Crest, upon the Royal helm the Imperial Crown Proper, thereon a Lion statant gardant Or imperially crowned Proper; Mantling Or and Ermine; for Supporters, dexter a Lion rampant gardant Or crowned as the Crest, sinister a Unicorn Argent armed, crined and unguled Proper, gorged with a Coronet Or composed of Crosses patées and Fleurs-de-lis a Chain affixed thereto passing between the forelegs and reflexed over the back also Or. Motto "Dieu et mon Droit" in the compartment below the shield, with the Union Rose, Shamrock and Thistle engrafted on the same stem.