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variation of the Pro Patria: In this example ‘the lion has abandoned his handful of arrows and the maid has cast away her lance and its impaled hat in favour of an immense stylised flower
 

A variation of the Pro Patria watermark.

In this example ‘the lion has abandoned his handful of arrows and the maid has cast away her lance and its impaled hat in favour of an immense stylised flower.'

from Churchill, WA Watermarks in paper in Holland, England, France etc., in the XVII and XVIII centuries and their interconnection, Amsterdam: B DeGraaf, 1985, authorised reprint 1935, p.31