Escutcheons of Science
 Coat-of-arms of Sir Humphry Davy Signature

Coat-of-arms of Sir Humphry Davy (1778-1829)   chemist,
knighted in 1812 & created a Baronet on Oct. 20, 1818 (extinct in 1829)

Sable, a chevron engrailed Erminois between two annulets in chief Or,  and in base a
flame Proper encompassed by a chain of the
[last], issuing from a civic wreath Gold.

Humphry Davy was born in Penzance (Cornwall) on the 17th of December 1778.

Armorial References:

The above references were kindly provided by Stephen Plowman.
Some authors have [mistakenly?] listed the chevron as ermine instead of erminois.

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