Book Of Traceable Heraldic Art

Buckle

See also: Buckle in Pictorial Dictionary of Heraldry.

A fastener used to secure a belt.

No default orientation. No proper coloration.

Buckle (1) §

A lozenge-shaped buckle may be blazoned an “arming buckle.”

Artist: Jon Chesey. Adapted from Anton Tirol's Wappenbuch (German, c. 1540).

Buckle (3) §

A lozenge-shaped buckle may be blazoned an “arming buckle.”

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist: Myfanwy ferch Rhiannon.

Buckle (4) §

Source: Two Tudor Books of Arms. Artist: Robert Cooke. (From page 156, arms of Sotynley.)

Buckle (7) §

A lozenge-shaped buckle may be blazoned an “arming buckle.”

Adapted from a painting of the arms of Canoun or Bruille on the tomb of Sir Lewis Robessart.