Book Of Traceable Heraldic Art

Anchor

See also: Anchor in Pictorial Dictionary of Heraldry.

A heavy weight used to halt a ship’s motion.

Anchor (2) §

Default orientation: upright.

Source: Guillim’s Display of Heraldry. Artist unknown.

Anchor (4) §

Default orientation: upright.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist unknown. Adapted by Mathghamhain Ua Ruadháin.

Anchor (6) §

Default orientation: upright.

Source: Heraldic Templates. Artist: Torric inn Björn.

Anchor (7) §

Default orientation: upright.

Source: Thomas Jenyn's Book. Artist unknown. (Folio 96r.)

Anchor (8) §

Default orientation: upright.

Adapted from images of anchors on Seleucid coinage following the death of Alexander the Great.