Book Of Traceable Heraldic Art

Schnecke

See also: Schnecke in Pictorial Dictionary of Heraldry.

A snail. A spiral issuant from an edge of the field that makes between one and two turns as it reaches the center.

Seen in period German heraldry.

Schnecke Issuant From Base Maintaining On Its Outer Swirl Three Schneckes §

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Source: Bellenville Armorial. Artist: Unknown. (Folio 50r.)