Book Of Traceable Heraldic Art

Chevron

See also: Chevron in Pictorial Dictionary of Heraldry.

Chevron (1) §

Central ordinary. Must issue from sides of device. Must be centered on the fess line, except if shifted up or down to accommodate secondary charges. Angle may be narrower or wider than 90°. The thickness of each arm is typically between a third to a fifth of the width of the device.

This is a thick chevron suitable for bearing charges.

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Chevron (2) §

Central ordinary. Must issue from sides of device. Must be centered on the fess line, except if shifted up or down to accommodate secondary charges. Angle may be narrower or wider than 90°. The thickness of each arm is typically between a third to a fifth of the width of the device.

This is a medium-width chevron.

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Chevron (3) §

Central ordinary. Must issue from sides of device. Must be centered on the fess line, except if shifted up or down to accommodate secondary charges. Angle may be narrower or wider than 90°. The thickness of each arm is typically between a third to a fifth of the width of the device.

This is a skinny chevron.

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Chevron (4) §

Central ordinary. Must issue from sides of device. Must be centered on the fess line, except if shifted up or down to accommodate secondary charges. Angle may be narrower or wider than 90°. The thickness of each arm is typically between a third to a fifth of the width of the device.

This is a flatter chevron.

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Chevron (5) §

Central ordinary. Must issue from sides of device. Must be centered on the fess line, except if shifted up or down to accommodate secondary charges. Angle may be narrower or wider than 90°. The thickness of each arm is typically between a third to a fifth of the width of the device.

This is a steeper chevron.

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Chevron Checky §

Central ordinary. This ordinary is separated into alternating squares of contrasting tinctures.

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Chevron Compony §

Central ordinary. This ordinary is separated into alternating squares of contrasting tinctures.

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Chevron Cotised (1) §

Central ordinary cotised.

Also blazoned a “chevron between couple-closes.”

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Chevron Cotised (2) §

Central ordinary cotised.

Also blazoned a “chevron between couple-closes.”

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Chevron Couched From Dexter §

Central ordinary.

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Chevron Couched From Sinister §

Central ordinary.

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Two Chevrons Couched and Braced §

Central ordinary.

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Chevron Couped §

Couped ordinary.

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Chevron Embattled §

Central ordinary.

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Chevron Embattled Counter-Embattled §

Central ordinary.

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Chevron Engrailed §

Central ordinary.

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Chevron Enarched §

Central ordinary.

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Chevron Flory §

Central ordinary.

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Chevron Flory at the Point §

Central ordinary.

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Chevron Fracted §

Central ordinary.

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Chevron Indented §

Central ordinary.

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Chevron Ployé §

Central ordinary.

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Chevron Raguly §

Central ordinary.

Source: Viking Answer Lady SVG Images For Heralds. Artist: Gunnvôr silfrahárr. Adapted by Mathghamhain Ua Ruadháin.

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Chevron Rompu (1) §

Central ordinary.

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Chevron Rompu (2) §

Central ordinary.

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Chevron Throughout §

Central ordinary.

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Chevron Inverted (1) §

Central ordinary. Must issue from sides of device. Must be centered on the fess line, except if shifted up or down to accommodate secondary charges. Angle may be narrower or wider than 90°. The thickness of each arm is typically between a third to a fifth of the width of the device.

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Chevron Inverted (2) §

Central ordinary. Must issue from sides of device. Must be centered on the fess line, except if shifted up or down to accommodate secondary charges. Angle may be narrower or wider than 90°. The thickness of each arm is typically between a third to a fifth of the width of the device.

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Chevron Inverted (3) §

Central ordinary. Must issue from sides of device. Must be centered on the fess line, except if shifted up or down to accommodate secondary charges. Angle may be narrower or wider than 90°. The thickness of each arm is typically between a third to a fifth of the width of the device.

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Chevron Inverted Cotised §

Central ordinary.

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Chevron Inverted Rompu (1) §

Central ordinary.

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Chevron Inverted Rompu (2) §

Central ordinary.

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