Book Of Traceable Heraldic Art


The Book of Traceable Heraldic Art is a compilation of armorial illustrations intended to facilitate SCA device and badge design. There are currently 1783 pages of illustrations, and more are being added on a regular basis.

Traceables: Individual Volumes, Print Edition (1839 pages, 240MB PDF), Abridged Edition (1709 pages, 282MB PDF)
Image Files: High-resolution PNG Files (271MB Zip), SVG Vector Files (53MB Zip)

Concise Index

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

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

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

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

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

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

Tools & Objects: Abacus, Adze, Alquerque Board, Altar, Amphora, Anchor, Angles, Anille, Anvil, Arabian Lamp, Arch, Armor Stand, Arrow, Arrowhead, Astrolabe, Awl, Axe, Bag, Bagpipe, Balance, Barrel, Bascule, Battering Ram, Bauble, Beacon, Beehive, Bell, Bellows, Billhook, Book, Boot, Bottle, Bow, Breadloaf, Breeches, Bridge, Broach, Broad Axe, Broad-arrow, Bucket, Buckle, Butter Churn, Caduceus, Calipers, Caltrop, Camail, Candelabrum, Candle, Candlestick, Cannon, Cap, Caravel, Castle, Catherine Wheel, Cauldron, Chain, Chaine Shot, Chalice, Cheese, Chess Bishop, Chess Rook, Clarion, Clog, Club, Column, Coracle, Cornucopia, Crampet, Crook, Crossbow, Crozier, Cup, Cushion, Dagger, Dice, Domino, Drum, Drumstick, Eel Basket, Fetterlock, Fishhook, Flag, Flask, Fleshpot, Fountain, Garter, Gate, Gauntlet, Gear, Grenade, Hammer, Harp, Harrow, Hautboy, Helm, Hoe, Horn, Horseshoe, Joscelyn, Key, Lance, Lure, Lymphad, Lyre, Mace, Mail Shirt, Mallet, Mask, Mattock, Maunch, Menorah, Millrind, Millstone, Mjolnir, Morion, Morris Board, Mortar and Pestle, Motto Scroll, Nail, Needle, Orb, Organ Pipe, Padlock, Paintbrush, Paternoster, Pavilion, Pen, Penner and Inkhorn, Pennon, Pheon, Pitcher, Plow, Plummet, Portcullis, Pouch, Rapier, Recorder, Ribbon, Rod, Rope, Rudder, Saddle, Salmon Spear, Saltcellar, Scimitar, Scissors, Scroll, Scythe, Shackle, Sheaf, Shears, Shoe, Shofar, Shuttle, Sickle, Sling and Stone, Sole, Spade, Spear, Spearhead, Spit of Meat, Spool, Spoon, Spur, Square, Staff, Staple, Stirrup, Stirrups, Stocking, Sword, Tankard, Thimble, Thread, Threaded Needle, Thyrsus, Torc, Torch, Torii, Torse, Tower, Trestle, Tripod, Trivet, Trumpet, Truncheon, Violin, Wagon, Wall, Water-Bouget, Water-Wheel, Well, Wheel, Wicker Fence, Wool-pack, Yarn

Plants: Acanthus, Acorn, Apple, Ash, Bamboo, Beanpod, Beech, Birch, Branch, Bush, Carrot, Cherry, Chrysanthemum, Cinquefoil, Columbine, Daffodil, Daisy, Dogwood Blossom, Ear, Elder, Fig, Foil, Foxglove, Garb, Garlic, Gillyflower, Grape, Hemp, Holly, Hurst, Ivy, Jasmine, Laurel, Leaf, Leek, Lily, Linden, Lotus, Maple, Mushroom, Oak, Olive, Orange, Pear, Peony, Pine, Pineapple, Plane, Pomegranate, Poppy, Pumpkin, Quatrefoil, Radish, Rose, Rowan, Rue, Seeblatt, Shamrock, Sprig, Stalk, Strawberry, Sunflower, Thistle, Thorn, Tree, Trefoil, Trillium, Tulip, Turnip, Vegetable Lamb, Violet, Wheat, Willow, Wreath

People & Part-Human Monsters: Angel, Arm, Breast, Centaur, Cherub, Death, Dextrochère, Foot, Footprint, Frauenadler, Hand, Harpy, Human, Jawless Skull, Knight, Lamia, Leg, Maiden, Man, Manticore, Melusine, Mermaid, Merman, Moor, Saracen, Savage, Seraph, Skull, Sphinx, Triskelion, Triton

Animals & Monsters: Alphyn, Antelope, Armadillo, Ass, Attire, Badger, Barbel, Basilisk, Bat, Bear, Beard, Beaver, Bee, Bird, Boar, Bone, Bull, Calamarie, Calygreyhound, Camel, Cameleopard, Carp, Catfish, Chabot, Chatloup, Cock, Cockatrice, Coney, Crane, Crow, Doe, Dog, Dolphin, Domestic Cat, Dove, Dragon, Duck, Eagle, Eel, Elephant, Elk, Escallop, Falcon, Fish, Fleece, Fox, Frog, Giraffe, Goat, Goose Enraged, Gorilla, Griffin, Hare, Hawk, Hen, Heron, Horse, Hydra, Keythong, Kraken, Lamb, Lion, Lizard, Lobster, Lynx, Manatee, Martlet, Massacre, Monkey, Moose, Mouse, Musimon, Octopus, Otter, Ounce, Owl, Panther, Peacock, Pegasus, Pelican, Penguin, Phoenix, Pithon, Polypus, Poppinjay, Porcupine, Rabbit, Ram, Rat, Raven, Reindeer, Reremouse, Salamander, Scorpion, Sea-Dog, Sea-Dragon, Sea-Horse, Sea-Lion, Sea-Monster, Sea-Serpent, Sea-Tortoise, Sea-Wolf, Serpent, Shark, Sheep, Shell, Simurgh, Snail, Spider, Spiderweb, Squid, Squirrel, Stag, Stag Beetle, Swallow, Swan, Tail, Tiger, Tortoise, Trunk, Turkeycock, Tyger, Unicorn, Vol, Wasp, Weasel, Whale, Whelk, Wildcat, Wing, Wings, Wolf, Wood Cock, Wyvern, Yale