Book Of Traceable Heraldic Art

Comet

See also: Comet in Pictorial Dictionary of Heraldry.

A moving star with a tail, called a beard.

Default alignment: palewise, tail to base. No proper coloration.

Comet (1) §

The estoile may have a a different tincture than its beard but this would be considered a Step From Period Practice (SFPP).

Source: Viking Answer Lady SVG Images For Heralds. Artist: Gunnvôr silfrahárr.

Comet (2) §

The estoile may have a a different tincture than its beard but this would be considered a Step From Period Practice (SFPP).

Source: Viking Answer Lady SVG Images For Heralds. Artist: Gunnvôr silfrahárr.

Comet (3) §

The estoile may have a a different tincture than its beard but this would be considered a Step From Period Practice (SFPP).

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist unknown.

Comet (4) §

The estoile may have a a different tincture than its beard but this would be considered a Step From Period Practice (SFPP).

This variety, with a straight tail, is found in Italian armory.

Source: Insignia Nobilium Patavinorum. Artist unknown. (Arms of Beneditti, folio 65r.)

Comet (5) §

The estoile may have a a different tincture than its beard but this would be considered a Step From Period Practice (SFPP).

Comet (6) §

Source: Korjenić-Neorić Armorial. Artist unknown. (Page 30, arms of Ximracovich.)