Book Of Traceable Heraldic Art

Foil

See also: Foil in Pictorial Dictionary of Heraldry.

Cinquefoil (1) §

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

The trefoil, quatrefoil, cinquefoil, sexfoil, and octofoil are related forms. Default posture: one point to chief. No proper coloration.

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

Cinquefoil (2) §

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

The trefoil, quatrefoil, cinquefoil, sexfoil, and octofoil are related forms. Default posture: one point to chief. No proper coloration.

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

Cinquefoil (3) §

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

The trefoil, quatrefoil, cinquefoil, sexfoil, and octofoil are related forms. Default orientation: one point to chief. No proper coloration.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist: Unknown.

Cinquefoil (4) §

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

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

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

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

Cinquefoil (5) §

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

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

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

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

Cinquefoil (6) §

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

The trefoil, quatrefoil, cinquefoil, sexfoil, and octofoil are related forms. Default posture: one point to chief. No proper coloration.

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

Cinquefoil (7) §

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

The trefoil, quatrefoil, cinquefoil, sexfoil, and octofoil are related forms. Default posture: one point to chief. No proper coloration.

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

Cinquefoil (8) §

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

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

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

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

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

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

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

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

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

Cinquefoil (12) §

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

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

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

Cinquefoil (13) §

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

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

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

Cinquefoil (14) §

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

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

Source: Armorial de Waignart. Artist: Pierre Waignart. (MS 205, folio 29r.)

Cinquefoil (15) §

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

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

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

Cinquefoil (16) §

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

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

Source: Le Blason Des Armoiries. Artist: Jérôme de Bara. (Page 78.)

Cinquefoil (17) §

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

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

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

Octofoil (1) §

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

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

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

The octofoil (or "double quatrefoil") is used as a cadency symbol in English armory.

Octofoil (2) §

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

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

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

The octofoil (or "double quatrefoil") is used as a cadency symbol in English armory.

Quatrefoil (1) §

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

The trefoil, quatrefoil, cinquefoil, sexfoil, and octofoil are related forms. Default posture: one point to chief. No proper coloration.

The quatrefoil is related to the shamrock, a sprig of clover.

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

Quatrefoil (2) §

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

The trefoil, quatrefoil, cinquefoil, sexfoil, and octofoil are related forms. Default posture: one point to chief. No proper coloration.

The quatrefoil is related to the shamrock, a sprig of clover.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist: Roana d’Evreux (attributed).

Quatrefoil (3) §

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

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

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

The quatrefoil is related to the shamrock, a sprig of clover.

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

Sexfoil (1) §

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

The trefoil, quatrefoil, cinquefoil, sexfoil, and octofoil are related forms. Default posture: one point to chief. No proper coloration.

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

Sexfoil (2) §

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

The trefoil, quatrefoil, cinquefoil, sexfoil, and octofoil are related forms. Default posture: one point to chief. No proper coloration.

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

Sexfoil (3) §

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

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

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

Sexfoil (4) §

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

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

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

Sexfoil (5) §

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

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

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

Sexfoil (6) §

A multi-lobed flower or cluster of leaves.

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

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

Trefoil (1) §

A stylized plant derived from the shamrock, a sprig of clover.

See also the quatrefoil and cinquefoil. Always shown slipped.

Default alignment: slip to base.

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

Trefoil (2) §

A stylized plant derived from the shamrock, a sprig of clover.

See also the quatrefoil and cinquefoil. Always shown slipped.

Default alignment: slip to base.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist: Roana d’Evreux (attributed).

Trefoil (3) §

A stylized plant derived from the shamrock, a sprig of clover. See also the quatrefoil and cinquefoil.

Always shown slipped. Default alignment: slip to base.

Source: Heraldic Templates. Artist: Torric inn Björn.

Trefoil (4) §

A stylized plant derived from the shamrock, a sprig of clover. See also the quatrefoil and cinquefoil.

Always shown slipped. Default alignment: slip to base.

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

Staff Topped by a Trefoil §

A staff capped with a three-leafed clover.

Default orientation: point to chief. No proper coloration.

Source: Scheibler Armorial. Artist: Unknown. (From the arms of von Freßach.)