St George's Hospital

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Arms of St George's Hospital

Official blazon

Arms : Or, the staff of Aesculapius in pale proper surmoun­ted by a celestial crown azure.
Crest: On a wreath of the colours, A lion rampant Or resting the forepaws on an antique shield charged with the figure of St. George slaying the dragon proper.
Supporters: On the dexter side a figure representing Aesculapius proper habited in a robe purpure, supporting with the left hand his staff also proper, and on the sinister side a figure representing Hygeia, vested argent, holding in the exterior hand the patera and serpent proper.
Motto: Deus incubat angui


The arms were officially granted on February 28, 1835.

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