Book Of Traceable Heraldic Art

Rat

Domestic Cat Sejant Erect Maintaining a Rat §

A domesticated feline.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Insignia Urbium Italiae Septentrionalis. Artist unknown. (Folio 200r, arms of de Gatono.) Adapted by Saewynn aet Cnolle.

Rat Rampant (1) §

A rodent.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Pennsic Heralds’ Point Artists. Artist unknown.

Rat Rampant (2) §

A rodent.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Artist: Volusia Zoe.

Rat Statant §

A rodent.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Stemmario Trivulziano. Artist: Gian Antonio da Tradate. (Arms of de Ratazi, p 312.)

Rat Tergiant §

A rodent.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Note that tergiant is not a typical posture for beasts.

Artist: Volusia Zoe.