ILKESTON (Derbyshirej. Argent, on a saltire sable between two cotton hanks in pale and as many sinister gloves in fesse proper, the astronomical sign of Mars or, on a chief azure a representation of a piece of Maltese lace fessewise argent ; and for the Crest — Upon a wreath of the colours, a bear's head couped proper, charged on the neck with the astronomical sign of Mars sable, suspended from the mouth a safety-lamp proper. Motto — " Labor omnia vincit." [Granted, College of Arms, 24th August 1887.]
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