Solid brass with bronze finish. Large size 4 1/4″ long by 4″ wide.
British Heraldry design patent # Des. 202,172; Patented Sept. 7, 1965 by Rudolph Paulich, 7034 Bianca, Van Nuys, Calif. The Patent number is engraved on the back. Made in U.S.A.
The scroll above the name plate area reads, “MAGNA EST VERITAS ET PRAEVALEBIT” – Truth is Mighty and Will Prevail.
The blank nameplate area measures 3 1/4″ by 3/4″ high. There are many sellers that make engraved, self adhesive name plates that could be used.
The patent references a book from which the design is based – Historic Heraldry of Britain, recd May 1949, p. 60 plate X11, No. 52 Arms.
Made in the USA