Book Of Traceable Heraldic Art

Cinquefoil

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

The trefoil, quatrefoil, cinquefoil, sexfoil, and octofoil are related forms.

Cinquefoil (1) §

Default posture: one point to chief. No proper coloration.

Source: A Complete Guide to Heraldry. Artist: Graham Johnston.

Cinquefoil (2) §

Default posture: one point to chief. No proper coloration.

Source: Workes of Armorie. Artist: John Bossewell. Adapted by Mathghamhain Ua Ruadháin.

Cinquefoil (3) §

Default orientation: one point to chief. No proper coloration.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist: Unknown.

Cinquefoil (4) §

Default posture: one point to chief. No proper coloration.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art Archives. Artist: Ian Raven of Tadcaster.

Cinquefoil (5) §

Default posture: one point to chief. No proper coloration.

Source: Glover's Roll in St. George's Book. Artist unknown. (Folio 24.)

Cinquefoil (6) §

Default posture: one point to chief. No proper coloration.

Source: Bruderschaftsbuch des Jülich-Bergischen Hubertusordens. Artist unknown. (Page 99.)

Cinquefoil (7) §

Default posture: one point to chief. No proper coloration.

Source: Thomas Jenyn's Book. Artist unknown. (Folio 66r.)

Cinquefoil (8) §

Default posture: one point to chief. No proper coloration.

Source: A Complete Guide to Heraldry. Artist: Graham Johnston. Adapted by Mathghamhain Ua Ruadháin.

Cinquefoil (9) §

Default posture: one point to chief. No proper coloration.

Source: A Complete Guide to Heraldry. Artist: Graham Johnston. Adapted by Mathghamhain Ua Ruadháin.

Cinquefoil (10) §

Default posture: one point to chief. No proper coloration.

Source: A Complete Guide to Heraldry. Artist: Graham Johnston. Adapted by Mathghamhain Ua Ruadháin. (Page 268, seal of Fitz-Pernell.)

Cinquefoil (11) §

Default posture: one point to chief. No proper coloration.

Cinquefoil (12) §

Default posture: one point to chief. No proper coloration.

Cinquefoil (15) §

Source: Codice Trivulziano 2168. Artist unknown. (Folio 61r.)

Cinquefoil (17) §

Source: English Arms A. Artist unknown. (Page 151.)