Book Of Traceable Heraldic Art

Embattled

Embattled Line §

Complex line resembling the crenellations atop a castle wall. Conflicts with other “square” lines.

A two-sided charge embattled has indentations on its upper edge only. A charge embattled on both sides is blazoned “embattled counter-embattled” if the indentations are synchronized

(e.g., both go up at the same point) or “bretessed” if they are opposite.

Embattled Grady Line §

Complex line resembling the crenellations atop a castle wall.

Conflicts with other “square” lines.

Per Bend Embattled §

Device
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Equal field division.

May use any two tinctures, except sable and purpure or sable and azure.

Per Bend Sinister Embattled §

Device
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Equal field division.

May use any two tinctures, except sable and purpure or sable and azure.

Per Chevron Embattled (1) §

Device
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Equal field division.

May use any two tinctures, except sable and purpure or sable and azure.

Per Chevron Embattled (2) §

Device
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Equal field division.

May use any two tinctures, except sable and purpure or sable and azure.

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

Per Chevron Inverted Embattled §

Device
Badge

Equal field division.

May use any two tinctures, except sable and purpure or sable and azure.

Per Fess Embattled §

Device
Badge

Equal field division.

May use any two tinctures, except sable and purpure or sable and azure.

Per Pale Embattled §

Device
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Equal field division.

May use any two tinctures, except sable and purpure or sable and azure.

Quarterly Embattled §

Device
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Equal field division.

May use any two tinctures, except sable and purpure or sable and azure.

Artist: Vémundr Syvursson.

Per Pale and Per Fess Embattled §

Device
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Equal field division.

May use any two tinctures, except sable and purpure or sable and azure.

Bendy Bretessed §

Device
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Equal field division. Must use two contrasting tinctures.

Artist: Vémundr Syvursson.

Base Embattled §

Device
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Peripheral ordinary.

Bend Embattled Counter-embattled §

Device
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Central ordinary.

Bend Sinister Embattled §

Device
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Central ordinary.

Bordure Embattled (1) §

Device
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Peripheral ordinary.

Bordure Embattled (2) §

Device
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Peripheral ordinary.

Chevron Embattled Counter-Embattled §

Device
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Central ordinary.

Chief And A Bordure Embattled §

Device
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Peripheral ordinaries.

Artist: Vémundr Syvursson. Adapted by Mathghamhain Ua Ruadháin.

Fess Embattled Counter-embattled (1) §

Device
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Central ordinary.

Fess Embattled Counter-embattled (2) §

Device
Badge

Central ordinary.

Source: Bellenville Armorial. Artist unknown. (Folio 50r.)

Flaunches Embattled §

Device
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Peripheral ordinary. Always appear together as a pair. May be charged.

Pale Embattled §

Device
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Central ordinary. Should be centered on the device.