Spencer, John Poyntz, 5th Earl Spencer (1835 -1910)

Seat / Residence(s): Althorp House
Stamp(s) Stamp Information
Spencer, John Poyntz, 5th Earl Spencer (1835 - 1910) (Stamp 1) Motto: Dieu defend le droit
Crest: Out of a ducal coronet a demi-griffin wings raised gorged with a bar gemelle
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4 quarterly in 1st and 4th quarters A fret overall on a bend three escallops (Spencer) 2 & 3 Barry of eight (Poyntz) 2. Quarterly of eight 1 & 6 quarterly in 1st and 4th quarters A fret overall on a bend three escallops (Spencer) 2 & 5 Barry of eight (Poyntz) 3 & 8 On a pile between six fleurs de lys three lions of England (Seymour augmentation of honour) 4 & 7 Two wings conjoined in lure tips downwards (Seymour)
Coronet: Earl
Heraldic Charges: bar gemelle, Heraldic Charges: barry (8), Heraldic Charges: bend, on a, Heraldic Charges: coronet, ducal, out of a, Heraldic Charges: escallops (3), Heraldic Charges: fleurs-de-lys (6), Heraldic Charges: fret, Heraldic Charges: griffin, demi-, Heraldic Charges: lions passant gardant (3), Heraldic Charges: pile, on a, Heraldic Charges: quarterly, Heraldic Charges: wings (2)
Spencer, John Poyntz, 5th Earl Spencer (1835 - 1910) (Stamp 2) Coronet: Earl
Coronet: Earl