Book Of Traceable Heraldic Art

Engrailed

Engrailed Line, or Invected Line §

Complex line with a semicircular profile. Conflicts with other “jagged” lines. An ordinary blazoned “engrailed” looks like it has “cups”

or concave indents taken out of it, while one that is

“invected” has pointy indentations driven into it.

Per Bend Engrailed §

Device
Badge

Equal field division.

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

Per Chevron Engrailed §

Device
Badge

Equal field division.

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

Per Chevron Inverted Engrailed §

Device
Badge

Equal field division.

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

Per Fess Engrailed §

Device
Badge

Equal field division.

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

Per Pale Engrailed §

Device
Badge

Equal field division.

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

Barry Engrailed §

Device
Badge

Equal field division. Must use two contrasting tinctures.

Chevron Engrailed (2) §

Device
Badge

Central ordinary.

Source: Fenwick Roll. Artist unknown Adapted by Mathghamhain Ua Ruadháin.

Saltire Engrailed §

Device
Badge

Central ordinary.

Source: Walters Ms. W.847. Artist unknown. (Arms of Geffray Batotort, folio 10r.)

Fret Engrailed (1) §

Device
Badge

A lattice of interlaced bends and bends sinister.

Source: Guillim’s Display of Heraldry. Artist: Unknown.

Fret Engrailed (2) §

Device
Badge

A lattice of interlaced bends and bends sinister.