Book Of Traceable Heraldic Art

Harpy

See also: Harpy in Pictorial Dictionary of Heraldry.

A hybrid monster formed of a vulture with the head (and sometimes the torso) of a woman.

Harpy Rising Wings Addorsed §

Default posture: close guardant. No proper coloration.

Source: Insignia Anglica. Artist unknown. Adapted by Forveleth Dunde.

Harpy Rising Wings Addorsed One Leg Raised §

Default posture: close guardant. No proper coloration.

Source: Insignia Anglica. Artist unknown. Adapted by Forveleth Dunde.

Harpy Rising Wings Displayed §

Default posture: close guardant. No proper coloration.

Source: Fictitious & Symbolic Creatures in Art. Artist: John Vinycomb.