1) arms of the Venier family (centaur with mace and shield); 2) arms of the Ruia? (Rina?) family with three fleur de lys, mantled helmet and scrolls; 3) arms of the Pesaro and Tron families (cock with spreading wings and three mullets above scrols and ribbons); 4) winged lion of St Mark, open book inscribed 'Pax Tibi Marce Evangelista Meus'.

From a collection of architectural sculpture from Morton's House, Corfe Castle, Dorset.


From the collection from Morton's House, Corfe Castle, Dorset.

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