Blazoning a Coat of Arms by Dr. Bruce Durie.
Describing a coat of arms in correct heraldic language is called BLAZONING.
This Armiger is a Peer (in fact, a Baron), and a Chief of name and Arms
Most Armigers have simpler Arms
Metals and Colours
There are only four main colours and two metals
The terms we use derive from mediaeval French
Basic rule -
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METALS & COLOURS
There are only four main colours and two metals The terms we use derive from mediaeval French
Furs can also be used as colours, in which
case the "no colour on a colour" rule does not apply: Gules, a cross Ermine Ermine. a chevron Gules Gules, three cinquefoils within a bordure all Ermine
Points on the Escutcheon (shield):