List of Heraldic Charges

List Of Heraldic Charges

This article does not cover those charges which derive their shape in part from that of the field; see Ordinary (heraldry).

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List Of Heraldic Charges - Miscellaneous Details of Blazon
... The charges are either in one or more of the tinctures, or umbrated, supposedly represented as a shadow, though the representation is closest to an outline alone (an example of similar terminology applied to the "shadows ... that it is not strictly accurate, charges consisting of an outline of a particular tincture (where a blazon as voided would not be appropriate) have been blazoned as umbreated of such-and-such a tincture ... When a charge is said to be sans something, that part is missing this is most commonly used in the case of animals missing some body part ...

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