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HERALDRY, civil and canon law. The art or office of a herald. It is the art, practice, or science of recording genealogies, and blazoning arms or ensigns armorial. It also teaches whatever relates to the marshaling of cavalcades, processions, and other public ceremonies. Encyc.; Ridley's View of the Civil and Canon Law, pt. 2, c. 1, Sec. 6.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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The first usage of the Stanley family's heraldic crest of the Eagle and Child was believed to be by Sir John Stanley, who adapted a similar crest from that of his wife the Lathom heiress, Isabel de Lathom, whom he had married in 1385.
He's come around and it is tough to find horses like these," Seemar said about Heraldic.
The brief was for a heraldic design and the prize was won by a young apprentice called Harry Varley who proposed the image of a griffin, a mythical creature depicted on the coat of arms of Fulk le Breant, driving a "V" flag into the ground.
Why do we so uncritically accept what cannot possibly be legal, like that running joke the Heraldic Code?
A Heraldic Miscellany: Fifteenth-Century Treatises on Blazon and the Office of Arms in English and Scots
Los Angeles-born Meghan Markle worked closely on the heraldic design, coming up with a symbol that is "personal and representative".
SENSE OF FUN Meghan helped to create the heraldic design
The reverse features recent state heraldic symbols of Georgia - the flying flag and the Coat of Arms of Georgia are the main composition.
Mr Hobbs said: "My design for Her Majesty's 90th birthday coin collection was inspired by the heraldic rose and the Queen's love of flowers.
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5 March 2014 - Heraldic Holding AS, part of private equity firm Triton, said it had raised its stake in Infratek ASA to 94.57% after buying today additional 8.877m shares in the Norwegian critical infrastructure specialist at NOK18.00 (USD3.00/EUR2.20) a piece.