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Dartmouth College

Registration number 20061022M

This certifies that the heraldic arms of Dartmouth College are registered as an original design and are described by the blazon below

Arms: An outline: issuant from dexter chief a ray of light bendwise charged with an open book; upon a grassy and flowered mound above two barrulets wavy and the number 1769, in dexter a pine grove whence proceed two Natives walking to sinister, the sinister native holding an open book, and in sinister Dartmouth Hall issuant from sinister in front of deciduous trees.
Motto: Vox clamantis in deserto


Blazon reconstructed from information at

Historical note

The seal of the college went through several revisions, and though it was placed on a shield, it was never tinctured.

Registered by

Michael Swanson


Education, US, D

Roll of Arms