Contains sites which concern the study and art of heraldry and heraldic coats of arms. Commercial services and retail sites are not listed here and should be submitted to Top: Society: Genealogy: Products and Services: Heraldry or to Top: Shopping: Recreation: Genealogy: Heraldry, as appropriate. Heraldry Genealogy Society.
Heraldry ( / ˈ h ɛ r ə l d r i / ) is a broad term, encompassing the design, display, and study of armorial bearings (known as armory ), as well as related disciplines, such as vexillology, together with the study of ceremony, rank, and pedigree. (wikipedia)
- Wikipedia: Heraldry is a broad term, encompassing the design, display, and study of armorial bearings, as well as related disciplines, such as vexillology, together with the study of ceremony, rank, and pedigree. Armory is the most familiar branch of heraldry, concerning the design and transmission of the heraldic achievement, more commonly known as the coat of arms. The coat of arms usually includes a shield, helmet, and crest, together with any accompanying devices, such as supporters, badges, heraldic banners, and mottoes.
- Heraldry Category
- Attitude , for the poses of heraldic beasts.
- Byzantine heraldry
- Heraldic authorities , official authorities governing heraldry.
- Heraldic flag , for banners, standards, pennon and so forth.
- Law of Arms , for laws and customs of heraldic practice.
- Mon , for the Japanese emblems likened to heraldry.
- Heraldica www
FAQs, Heraldica, introductions to heraldic concepts and terms, an illustrated glossary and information on heraldry within various countries and groups.
- Includes Elizabethan Heraldry www
Includes a history of heraldry through the Renaissance, Heraldry, information on officers of arms in England and a primer of blazonry. Elizabethan Heraldry.
- Features Heraldic America www
Features articles, America, a bibliography, and a forum on North American heraldry. [French/English] Heraldic America.
- Coats EarlyBlazon.com www
Coats of arms from the Cathar crusade in the 13th century. EarlyBlazon.com. [English/French] EarlyBlazon.com.
- Coats Civic Heraldry of England and Wales www
Coats of arms or badges for over 380 English and Welsh civil authorities. Civic Heraldry of England and Wales.
- Discusses The Law of Arms in Mediaeval England www
Discusses the development of the law from its origin to the present. The Law of Arms in Mediaeval England.
- Arms Roll of Arms of rec.heraldry www
Arms of members of the Usenet newsgroup rec. Arms of rec.heraldry.heraldry and others of interest to that group. Roll of Arms of rec.heraldry.
- An rec.heraldry FAQ www
An FAQ for the Usenet group rec. FAQ.heraldry. rec.heraldry FAQ.
- Potential Heraldry Symbols www
Potential symbolic meanings of heraldic charges, Symbols, with a special focus on Irish heraldry. Heraldry Symbols.
- Information Catholic Encyclopedia: Ecclesiastical Heraldry www
Information on heraldry as it is used in and by the Catholic church. Catholic Encyclopedia: Ecclesiastical Heraldry.
- A Heraldry Links www
A collection of links to various heraldic and flag-related resources. Heraldry Links.
- An A Glossary of Terms Used in Heraldry www
An illustrated heraldic dictionary by James Parker which was first published in 1894. A Glossary of Terms Used in Heraldry.
- Concerns The Baronage Press www
Concerns the art, Baronage Press, history and symbolism of heraldry, and the history, politics, books, cinema and television to which heraldry has thematic links. The Baronage Press.
- Armorial Polish Nobility 2001 www
Armorial of Polish Nobility and information about Polish Royalty. Polish Nobility 2001.
- Describes The Right to Arms www
Describes to whom the right to bear a coat of arms belongs. The Right to Arms.
- Provides American Academy for the Promotion of Genealogical and Heraldic Sciences www
Provides resources and a forum for the academic discussion of genealogy and heraldry. Academy for the Promotion of Genealogical and Heraldic Sciences. Includes organization information, members and links. American Academy for the Promotion of Genealogical and Heraldic Sciences.
- Based The Puncher Heraldry Program www
Based on user-provided information creates an image of a simple coat of arms. The Puncher Heraldry Program.
- The Russian Heraldry as It is www
The articles and basic information on the Russian armorial heritage and the current heraldic practice in Russia. Russian Heraldry as It is.
- Information The Quartermaster Heraldic Section www
Information on the institutions charged with the handling of U. Quartermaster Heraldic Section.S. military heraldry. The Quartermaster Heraldic Section.
- Non-governmental The Russian College of Heraldry www
Non-governmental group registering arms in Russia. Russian College of Heraldry. Has organization information and a FAQ. The Russian College of Heraldry.
- Responsible College of Arms www
Responsible for granting arms in England. Arms. Includes description, FAQs, recent grants, links and contact information. College of Arms.
- Hashemite The Hashemite Family Tree www
Hashemite Family Tree showing the lineage from the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) to King Hussein. Hashemite Family Tree. King Hussein is the 42nd generation direct descendant of the Prophet Muhammad. Biographical information available on a number of descendants of the Prophet. The Hashemite Family Tree.
- Genealogy From Johan Willem Friso to Queen Beatrix www
Genealogy of the Orange-Nassau family, Johan Willem Friso to Queen Beatrix, Royal House of The Netherlands. From Johan Willem Friso to Queen Beatrix.
- Alexa: Heraldry Genealogy
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Heraldry Genealogy
- DMOZ: Heraldry Genealogy
dmoz.org Directory: Heraldry Genealogy