War is the last and worst stain of barbarism on the escutcheon of civilisation.
This term is sometimes used to denote an escutcheon of Pretence.
His escutcheon bore the seven heads, chained, of monarchs whom he had conquered.
His escutcheon 'was the stake, the flame, and good men in it.'
The escutcheon of M. Dambreuse, which covered a square piece of velvet, was repeated there three times.
War when I will, and rest when I list, is the motto of my escutcheon.
The escutcheon is a shield with three swords in the center, and above it a human arm holding a fourth.
To doubt this, would have been to throw a blot upon his own escutcheon.
I said that you would scorn to tarnish the Jackson escutcheon by not playing the game.
The escutcheon was at the foot of the panel, and it was not this that first attracted attention.