Arms: Argent, a cross Gules, below ahead and above behind a fleur-de-lis Azure, on the cross dexter diagonal a sword (Excalibur) Argent, with a blade Argent, hilt and crossguard Azure.
Crest: demi wyvern Gules, armed Argent with wings Argent, the throat pierced through with a lance shaft Argent and pryce Azure.
Motto: Nil Desperandum (Never despair).
Grant of Arms by Letters Patent
The grant of arms and crest by letters patent to Jörg Hubert Dumke by the Münchner Wappen-Herold e.V. (registered society/Munich), dated 11 October 2014. Reference: Grants 094/12065.
Roll of Arms - Wappenrolle Münchner Herold e.V.
Lord Codiford's Family Coat of Arms is recorded in the Wappenrolle Münchner Herold Vol. XIII under Registration No. 094/12065 (see online Roll of Arms Münchner Herold page 120 (2102).
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