coat of arms
Origin of coat of arms
Examples from the Web for coat of arms
Were you to drive up to the front gate of this grand palace, you would see a coat-of-arms sculptured in granite over the entrance.Bruin|Mayne Reid
General Grant, for instance, when asked for his coat-of-arms, replied: "A pair of shirt sleeves."The Booklover and His Books|Harry Lyman Koopman
The mantle was the garb of peace, and was even more richly decorated than the coat-of-arms.The History of Chivalry|G. P. R. James
Principle established in case of citizens displaying crest or coat-of-arms.
The civic wreath and the stranded ship which appear as honourable augmentations on his coat-of-arms were derived from this event.Cornish Worthies, Volume 1 (of 2)|Walter H. Tregellas