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No one shall be represented with a fringe to his surcoat, unless he be of the rank of Baron.Spanish Arms and Armour|Albert F. Calvert
But on this particular morning Raymond, awaiting the jailer's footsteps, carefully removed his surcoat and hid behind the door.The Winning of the Golden Spurs|Percy F. Westerman
There was a garment in this reign which was the keynote of costume at the time, and this was the surcoat.English Costume|Dion Clayton Calthrop
There can be very little doubt that arms themselves are older than the fact of the surcoat or the term "coat of arms."A Complete Guide to Heraldry|Arthur Charles Fox-Davies
The surcoat was again worn, shortened to the knee and shaped to fit the body closely above the waist.A Handbook of Pictorial History|Henry W. Donald