Book Of Traceable Heraldic Art

Maiden

A human woman.

Default posture: statant affronty.

Maiden (1) §

Proper coloration: only if skin tone is blazoned.

Clothing may be blazoned separately, as “a maiden tincture vested tincture.”

Source: Pennsic Bored-Artist Collection. Artist: Stephanie Fahey.

Maiden (2) §

Proper coloration: only if skin tone is blazoned.

Clothing may be blazoned separately, as “a maiden tincture vested tincture.”

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist: Gisela vom Kreuzbach.

Maiden Cloaked and Hooded §

Proper coloration: only if skin tone is blazoned. Clothing may be blazoned separately, as “a maiden tincture vested tincture.”

Source: A Cyclopedia of Costume. Artist unknown. (Volume I, page 233.)

Maiden Mounted on a Bear Passant §

Proper coloration: only if skin tone is blazoned. Clothing may be blazoned separately, as “a maiden tincture vested tincture.”

Source: Arma Regni Poloniae. Artist unknown. (Herb of Rawa, p. 106.)

Maiden's Head §

Proper coloration: only if skin tone is blazoned.

Clothing may be blazoned separately, as “a maiden tincture vested tincture.”

Source: Banners, Standards, and Badges. Artist: Thomas Willement.

Maiden's Head Couped Maintaining a Crown and Veil §

Proper coloration: only if skin tone is blazoned.

Clothing may be blazoned separately, as “a maiden tincture vested tincture.”

Source: Harley MS 3860. Artist unknown.

Maiden's Head Couped Maintaining a Fillet and Veil §

Proper coloration: only if skin tone is blazoned.

Clothing may be blazoned separately, as “a maiden tincture vested tincture.”

Source: Harley MS 3860. Artist unknown. Adapted by Mathghamhain Ua Ruadháin.

Maiden's Head Couped and Hooded Facing Dexter §

Proper coloration: only if skin tone is blazoned.

Clothing may be blazoned separately, as “a maiden tincture vested tincture.”

Source: OpenClipArt. Artist: J4P4N.

Maiden's Head Couped at the Shoulders (1) §

Proper coloration: only if skin tone is blazoned. Clothing may be blazoned separately, as “a maiden tincture vested tincture.”

Source: Banners, Standards, and Badges. Artist: Thomas Willement.

Maiden's Head Couped at the Shoulders (2) §

Proper coloration: only if skin tone is blazoned, costume blazoned separately.

Source: Schichtbuch. Artist: Hermann Bote. (Folio 250r.) Adapted by Mathghamhain Ua Ruadháin.

Nude Maiden's Head Couped at the Shoulders §

Proper coloration: only if skin tone is blazoned.

Clothing may be blazoned separately, as “a maiden tincture vested tincture.”

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