Book Of Traceable Heraldic Art

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The Book of Traceable Heraldic Art is a compilation of armorial illustrations intended to facilitate SCA device and badge design. There are currently 2,352 pages of illustrations, and more are being added on a regular basis.

Traceables: Individual Volumes, Print Edition (2,425 pages, 286MB PDF), Abridged Edition (2,286 pages, 282MB PDF)
Image Files: High-res PNGs (520MB Zip), Vector SVGs (91MB Zip), Vector PDFs (55MB Zip)

Concise Index

Fields: Billety, Crusilly, Ermine, Estencelly, Fretty, Grillage, Maily, Masoned, Papellony, Plumetty, Potent, Scaly, Semy, Trefly, Vair

Complex Lines: Curved, Dovetailed, Embattled, Embattled, Engrailed, Flory, Indented, Invected, Nebuly, Potenty, Raguly, Rayonny, Trefly, Urdy, Wavy

Field Divisions: Barry, Barry Bendy, Bendy, Chapé, Chaussé, Checky, Chevronelly, Chief, Gyronny, Lozengy, Paly, Paly Bendy, Paly Chevronelly, Party Of Six, Per Bend, Per Chevron, Per Fess, Per Pale, Per Pall, Per Saltire, Pily, Quarterly, Vêtu

Ordinaries: Bars, Base, Baton, Bend, Bendlets, Bordure, Canton, Chevron, Chevronels, Chief-Pale, Cross, Dance, Fess, Flaunches, Gore, Gusset, Gyron, Orle, Pale, Pall, Pallets, Pallium, Pile, Point, Saltire, Saltorel, Scarpes, Shakefork, Tierce, Tressure

Shapes & Symbols: Ankh, Annulet, Billet, Card-Pique, Cartouche, Compass Rose, Compass Star, Cornice, Crampon, Cross (Charge), Cross Moline Disjointed, Delf, Ermine Spot, Escarbuncle, Escutcheon, Fer-a-loup, Fleam, Fleur de Lys, Fountain, Fret, Heart, Hexagon, Knot, Label, Labyrinth, Lozenge, Mascle, Mullet, Musical Note, Nailpuller, Nesselblatt, Octagon, Pentagon, Roundel, Rune, Rustre, Schnecke, Snowflake, Spur-Rowel, Star of David, T'ai-chi, Tomoe, Triangle, Triquetra, Triskele, Triskelion, Umebachi, Vair Bell, Valknut, Well Frame, Wolves' Teeth

The World & Heavens: Cloud, Comet, Crescent, Estoile, Flame, Flint, Goutte, Gurges, Lightning, Mistral, Moon, Mount, Mountain, Rainbow, Ray, Stone, Sun, Sunburst, Wind

Plants: Acanthus, Acorn, Apple, Ash, Bamboo, Banana, Beanpod, Beech, Birch, Branch, Bush, Carrot, Cherry, Chrysanthemum, Cinquefoil, Columbine, Créquier, Daffodil, Daisy, Dogwood, Ear, Elder, Fig, Foil, Forget-Me-Not, Foxglove, Garb, Garlic, Geranium, Gillyflower, Grape, Hemp, Holly, Hop, Hurst, Ivy, Jasmine, Laurel, Leaf, Leek, Lily, Linden, Lotus, Magnolia, Maple, Mushroom, Oak, Olive, Orange, Pear, Peony, Pine, Pineapple, Plane, Pomegranate, Poppy, Pumpkin, Quatrefoil, Radish, Rose, Rowan, Rue, Seeblatt, Shamrock, Sheaf, Sprig, Staff, Stalk, Strawberry, Sunflower, Thistle, Thorns, Tree, Trees, Trefoil, Trillium, Tulip, Turnip, Vegetable Lamb, Vine, Violet, Wheat, Willow, Wreath

Invertebrates: Bee, Butterfly, Cricket, Dragonfly, Ladybug, Mantis, Scorpion, Shell, Slug, Snail, Spider, Spiderweb, Stag Beetle, Wasp

Fishes: Barbel, Calamarie, Carp, Catfish, Chabot, Crab, Dolphin, Eel, Escallop, Fish, Flying Fish, Goldfish, Kraken, Lobster, Lucy, Manatee, Octopus, Polypus, Sea-Dog, Sea-Dragon, Sea-Fox, Sea-Goat, Sea-Horse, Sea-Lion, Sea-Monster, Sea-Serpent, Sea-Tortoise, Sea-Wolf, Shark, Squid, Tail, Whale, Whelk, Wings

Reptiles: Basilisk, Cockatrice, Dragon, Frog, Hydra, Lizard, Pithon, Salamander, Serpent, Snake, Tortoise, Wyvern

Birds: Auk, Bat, Bird, Cock, Coxcomb, Crane, Crow, Dove, Duck, Eagle, Egg, Falcon, Feather, Flamingo, Foot, Goose, Hawk, Hen, Heron, Hummingbird, Leg, Magpie, Martlet, Owl, Peacock, Pelican, Penguin, Pheasant, Phoenix, Poppinjay, Raven, Reremouse, Simurgh, Swallow, Swan, Turkeycock, Vol, Wood Cock

Beasts: Alphyn, Antelope, Armadillo, Ass, Attire, Badger, Bear, Beaver, Bison, Boar, Bull, Calygreyhound, Camel, Cameleopard, Chatloup, Coney, Doe, Dog, Domestic Cat, Elephant, Elk, Enfield, Fleece, Fox, Giraffe, Goat, Gorilla, Griffin, Hare, Horn, Horse, Jambe, Keythong, Lamb, Lion, Lynx, Massacre, Monkey, Moose, Mouse, Musimon, Otter, Ounce, Panther, Pawprint, Pegasus, Porcupine, Rabbit, Ram, Rat, Reindeer, Sheep, Squirrel, Stag, Stoat, Tiger, Trunk, Tyger, Unicorn, Wildcat, Wolf, Yale

People: Angel, Arm, Beard, Bone, Breast, Centaur, Cherub, Death, Dextrochère, Eye, Fist, Footprint, Frauenadler, Hand, Harpy, Human, Janus, Knight, Lamia, Maiden, Man, Manticore, Melusine, Mermaid, Merman, Minotaur, Moor, Saracen, Savage, Seraph, Skull, Sphinx, Triton

Tools & Objects: Abacus, Adze, Alquerque Board, Altar, Amphora, Anchor, Angles, Anille, Anvil, Arch, Armillary Sphere, Armor Stand, Arrow, Arrowhead, Aspersorium and Aspergillum, Astrolabe, Awl, Axe, Axe-Head, Bag, Bagpipe, Balance, Barnacles, Barrel, Bascule, Battering Ram, Bauble, Beacon, Beehive, Bell, Bellows, Besom, Billhook, Bobbin, Book, Boot, Bottle, Bow, Breadloaf, Breastplate, Breeches, Bridge, Bridle, Broach, Broad-arrow, Bucket, Buckle, Butter Churn, Button, Caduceus, Calipers, Caltrop, Camail, Candelabrum, Candle, Candlestick, Cannon, Cap, Caravel, Castle, Catherine Wheel, Cauldron, Chain, Chaine Shot, Chalice, Cheese, Chess Piece, Clarion, Cleaver, Clog, Club, Cog-Wheel, Column, Coracle, Cornetto, Cornucopia, Coronet, Crampet, Crancelin, Crook, Crossbow, Crown, Crozier, Cup, Cupping Glass, Cushion, Dagger, Dice, Distaff, Domino, Drakkar, Drinking Horn, Drum, Drumstick, Dumbek, Eel Basket, Eel-Fork, Fan, Fence, Fetterlock, Fishhook, Flag, Flask, Fleshpot, Flute, Footbridge, Furison, Garter, Gate, Gauntlet, Gemstone, Glove, Gonfalon, Grappling Iron, Grenade, Hammer, Harp, Harpoon, Harrow, Hat, Hautboy, Helm, Hod, Hoe, Horseshoe, Hourglass, House, Hunting Horn, Joscelyn, Key, Knife, Ladder, Lamp, Lance, Lantern, Lighthouse, Lure, Lymphad, Lyre, Mace, Mail, Mallet, Mask, Mattock, Maunch, Meat, Menorah, Millrind, Millstone, Mjolnir, Morion, Morris Board, Mortar, Nail, Needle, Oar, Obelisk, Orb, Organ Pipe, Padlock, Paintbrush, Park Pales, Paternoster, Pavilion, Peel, Pen, Penner and Inkhorn, Pennon, Pestle, Pheon, Phial, Pitcher, Pliers, Plow, Plummet, Portcullis, Pouch, Pruning Knife, Punner, Rake, Rapier, Recorder, Ring, Rod, Rope, Rudder, Saddle, Salmon Spear, Saltcellar, Scimitar, Scissors, Scrip, Scroll, Scythe, Shackle, Shears, Shirt, Shoe, Shofar, Shuttle, Sickle, Sling, Sole, Spade, Spear, Spindle, Spit, Spool, Spoon, Spur, Square, Staple, Stirrups, Stocking, Stool, Streitgabelklinge, Sword, Table-Trestle, Tankard, Tassel, Thimble, Thread, Thyrsus, Torc, Torch, Torii, Torse, Tower, Trident, Tripod, Trivet, Trumpet, Truncheon, Violin, Wagon, Wall, Water-Bouget, Water-Wheel, Well, Wheel, Wool-pack, Yarn, Yoke

Letters: Letter

Achievement Elements: Motto Scroll, Ribbon