Medieval Glossary

Escutcheon (Heraldry)

In heraldry, a shield or an emblem in the shape of a shield that bears a coat of arms.

Related term(s): Escutcheon; Heraldry; Shield; Coat of Arms; Points of the Escutcheon; Ordinary
Category: Heraldry
Added: 06.02.06

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