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Heraldry in Germany

Heraldry in Germany

12. July 2011.

When heraldry began it was nearly the same all over Europe, but over the centuries specific national practices developed. The Heraldic Laws and Rules, and the history of the grant of arms, is different in Germany and the German-speaking countries…

Heraldry in Bizantium

Heraldry in Bizantium

11. July 2011.

The use of heraldic insignia as a symbolic representation of families did not develop in Byzantium. The broad range of images (Christ, the Virgin, the Cross, various saints) found on seals are personal rather than familial. Certain blazons have, however,…

Acknowledgement for work

Acknowledgement for work

6. May 2011.

Mr. Peter F. Gummersbach, President of Association of the Representatives of the Kingdom Bunyoro-Kitara (ARKBK) CLBG, Advisor of H.M the Omukama and H.M the Omugo and the Bunyoro-Kitara Kingdom, Advisor of the Royal Government and the Royal Ministers, Ex officio…

Arms of Marija Dikić

Arms of Marija Dikić

6. May 2011.

Mrs. Marija Dikić was given a coat of arms 06.05.2011. in Zemun, Serbia. Coat of arms was devised by Mr. Nebojša Dikić, heraldic artist, in accordance with blazon by Mr. Nenad Jovanović, President of The Board for Heraldic & Genealogical…

Symbolism in Heraldry

Symbolism in Heraldry

27. April 2011.

THE COLORS ON COATS OF ARMS Color Meaning Or (Gold) Generosity Argent (Silver or White) Sincerity, Peace Purpure (Purple) Justice, Sovereignty, Regal Gules (Red) Warrior, Martyr, Military Strength Azure (Blue) Strength, Loyalty Vert (Green) Hope, loyalty in love Sable (Black)…

Three Crowns

Three Crowns

28. March 2011.

In March this year I had a chance to travel to Sweden, namely the Gothenburg. While in family visit, I used each moment to take pictures of wonderful architecture and especially heraldic insignia which were evident throughout the city. Before…