Azure, a lymphad, sails furled, oars in action Or, flagged Argent with a saltire of the first, the masthead pennant Gules, on a chief of the Second, an ivy leaf Vert between a dexter hand couped grasping a dagger point upwards, and a cross-crosslet fitchy Gules, all within a bordure of the last
A demi-cat rampant guardant proper, holding in his dexter paw an ivy leaf Vert
Not This But A Glove & Nisi Dominus
Granted to his late father, Rev Dr A Gordon Macpherson DD by the Lord Lyon on 3 September 1955 (Lyon Register, Edinburgh, Sept. 3/55, Vol 40, folio 106); Matriculated by R G M Macpherson, by Lord Lyon 14 Oct. 1969 (Lyon Register 1969 - XL, folio 141 & Vol LIV, folio 21); Registered, College of Arms, 23 December 1985 as a 'confirmation of Arms' of the original Grant of 1955. Registered with the Canadian Heraldic Authority, Nov. 15, 2000.