Original blazon: Az. a chev. and in base a stag's head erased arg. on a chief of the last two stags' heads erased of the field.
Crest: In front of a stag's head ppr. three spear heads sa. encircled by a wreath of oak, also ppr.
Motto: In veritate victoria.
(Bankfield, co. York. Edward Akroyd, Esq. of Bankfield and Denton Park, co. York, M.P., J. P. and D.L., son of the late Jonathan Akroyd, Esq.)
Source: Burke's General Armory (1884)