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.
- 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.
- Information Catholic Encyclopedia: Ecclesiastical Heraldry www
Information on heraldry as it is used in and by the Catholic church. Catholic Encyclopedia: Ecclesiastical Heraldry.
- 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.
- A Heraldry Links www
A collection of links to various heraldic and flag-related resources. Heraldry Links.
- Potential Heraldry Symbols www
Potential symbolic meanings of heraldic charges, Symbols, with a special focus on Irish heraldry. Heraldry Symbols.
- 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.
- Armorial Polish Nobility 2001 www
Armorial of Polish Nobility and information about Polish Royalty. Polish Nobility 2001.
- Features Heraldic America www
Features articles, America, a bibliography, and a forum on North American heraldry. [French/English] Heraldic America.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- An rec.heraldry FAQ www
An FAQ for the Usenet group rec. FAQ.heraldry. rec.heraldry FAQ.
- Describes The Right to Arms www
Describes to whom the right to bear a coat of arms belongs. The Right to Arms.
- 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.
- Coats EarlyBlazon.com www
Coats of arms from the Cathar crusade in the 13th century. EarlyBlazon.com. [English/French] EarlyBlazon.com.
- 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.
- Aims The Heraldry Society of Scotland www
Aims to promote the study of heraldry and encourage its correct use in Scotland and Overseas. Heraldry Society of Scotland. Information on Scottish heraldry, the Lyon Court, acquiring arms in Scotland, and society business. The Heraldry Society of Scotland.
- The The Imperial House of Mexico www
The official site of the house of Habsburg Iturbide of Mexico with genealogies, Imperial House of Mexico, histories and biographies of the emperors Agustin and Maximilian and leading figures. The Imperial House of Mexico.
- Transcription Records of Anglo-Norman House of Glanville www
Transcription of William Urmston Searle Glanville-Richards's genealogical book published in 1882. Records of Anglo-Norman House of Glanville.
- Alexa: Heraldry Genealogy
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Heraldry Genealogy
- DMOZ: Heraldry Genealogy
dmoz.org Directory: Heraldry Genealogy