Registration number 20051229L
This certifies that the heraldic arms of Michael James Boven which are borne undifferenced by his father James Henry Boven are registered and described by the blazon below
2005 The Committee on Heraldry of the New England Historic Genealogical Society
The division line is allusive to a staircase, as armiger's surname is Dutch for "upstairs." The bow and the vines form a cant for "Boven" in English.
David Thomas Boven