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In all such cases the heraldry should be true, and not of the "bogus" kind.

These shields are figured in the Glossary of Heraldry, pp. 285, 286.

But why is this mere question of heraldry a matter of importance for the historian?

In heraldry, the common bucket is called a water bouget or budget.

We have to vindicate the reputation of our Heraldry, as well in the one capacity as in the other.

The two metals and the five colours of Heraldry: Nos. 50-56.

Treachery to it is daubed on many an escutcheon in its heraldry.

The reader may be referred to the Appendix of Nisbet's Heraldry, vol.

The dignity of knighthood, the rules of heraldry, were common to all.

Heraldry is full of colour and imagery, and attracts the fancy like a "book of pictures."

WORD ORIGIN

"art of arms and armorial bearings," late 14c., heraldy, from Old French hiraudie "heralds collectively," from hiraut (see herald (n.)). The spelling with -r- is attested from 1570s (cf. poetry, pedantry).

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