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Oxford dictionary definition of the word escutcheon:
1a shield or emblem bearing a coat of arms.
2 (also escutcheon plate) a flat piece of metal for protection and often ornamentation, around a keyhole, door handle, or light switch.
a blot on one’s escutcheon
a stain on one’s reputation or character.
escutcheon of pretence
a small shield within a coat of arms, bearing another coat or device to which the bearer has a claim, especially one to which a man’s wife is heiress.
late 15th century: from Anglo-Norman French escuchon, based on Latin scutum ‘shield’