Book Of Traceable Heraldic Art

Portcullis

See also: Portcullis in Pictorial Dictionary of Heraldry; Portcullis in Pennsic Traceable Art.

A heavy gate that may be raised or lowered to control access to a castle. By default portcullises have chains hanging from each of the upper corners, unless blazoned otherwise.

Default alignment: upright. No proper coloration.

Portcullis §

Source: Fox-Davies. Artist: Graham Johnston.

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Chainless Portcullis §

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