Examples from the Web for coat armour
"I'll have two blue stars and a jack in my coat-armour," thought I, as I bowed to the Duke, who made himself singularly graceful.The Yeoman Adventurer|George W. Gough
A horn or trumpet borne in this shape in English and German coat-armour.The Manual of Heraldry; Fifth Edition|Anonymous
By their coat-armour the heralds knew they were of the blood-royal of Thebes; two cousins, the sons of two sisters.
Peter Le Neve spent his life in gathering important papers about coat-armour and pedigrees.The Great Book-Collectors|Charles Isaac Elton and Mary Augusta Elton
The term for the whole panoply of knight or steed—armour and coat-armour included.