Everton's current crest proudly displays the Prince Rupert Tower, which still stands in the Everton area of Liverpool today. It has featured on club crests since their very first was designed back in 1938, when then Everton secretary Theo Kelly was tasked with designing a crest to feature on a club necktie.
The design features the Prince Rupert Tower in between two laurel wreaths, included as signs of victory. The crest is accompanied with Everton's Latin motto, "Nil Satis Nisi Optimum", meaning "Nothing but the best is good enough".
The iconic design has had some minor alterations over the years but hasn't always featured on the club kit. Fans of the Toffees will fondly remember some of their most successful sides gracing Goodison Park with a simplistic 'E.F.C.' motif on the shirt.
Recent years have seen some upheaval with Everton's crest. In May 2013 the club revealed a new design which was intended to improve the marketability and reproducibility of the crest in print and broadcast media. The reaction of the fans, however, was overwhelmingly negative and the design lasted for just one season before a new logo, the current crest, was voted on by supporters and introduced from the start of the 2014/15 season.
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Written by Harry Almond