Book Of Traceable Heraldic Art

Statant

See also: Fox statant and Fox statant in Pennsic Traceable Art.

Crab Statant §

A pinchy crustacean.

Default posture: tergiant. No proper coloration.

Although found in a heraldic treatise, this depiction might be considered poor style due to trian aspect.

Source: The Deidis of Armorie. Artist: Adam Loutfut. (Folio 34r.) Adapted by Saewynn aet Cnolle.

Stag Beetle Statant (1) §

A horned insect.

No default tergiant. No proper coloration.

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

Stag Beetle Statant (2) §

A horned insect.

Default posture: tergiant. No proper coloration.

Source: Ortus Sanitatis. Artist unknown.

Chameleon §

A colorful insectivore.

Default posture: statant. No proper coloration.

Source: Wellcome Collection. Artist: David Loggan. (From an engraving circa 1663.)

Crocodile Statant (1) §

A fierce water-loving lizard.

No default posture. No default coloration.

Source: Le Blason Des Armoiries. Artist: Jérôme de Bara. (Page 86.)

Crocodile Statant (2) §

A fierce water-loving lizard.

No default posture. No default coloration.

Source: The Deidis of Armorie. Artist: Adam Loutfut. (Folio 29r.) Adapted by Vémundr Syvursson.

Crocodile Statant (3) §

A fierce water-loving lizard.

No default posture. No default coloration.

Source: Irish Arms B. Artist unknown. (Folio 71r, the arms of Rosseter.) Adapted by Iago ab Adam.

Dragon Statant (1) §

A mythical fire-breathing lizard.

Default posture: segreant (rampant wings addorsed). No proper coloration.

Source: Viking Answer Lady SVG Images For Heralds. Artist: Gunnvôr silfrahárr. Adapted by Mathghamhain Ua Ruadháin.

Dragon Statant (2) §

A mythical fire-breathing lizard.

Default posture: segreant (rampant wings addorsed). No proper coloration.

Source: Viking Answer Lady SVG Images For Heralds. Artist: Gunnvôr silfrahárr. Adapted by Mathghamhain Ua Ruadháin.

Hydra Statant §

A dragon with many heads.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Le Blason Des Armoiries. Artist: Jérôme de Bara. (Page 143.)

Salamander §

A lizard wreathed in flames.

Default posture: statant. No proper coloration.

Source: A Complete Guide to Heraldry. Artist: Graham Johnston. Adapted by Saewynn aet Cnolle.

Salamander Regardant (1) §

A lizard wreathed in flames.

Default posture: statant. No proper coloration.

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

Salamander Regardant (2) §

A lizard wreathed in flames.

Default posture: statant. No proper coloration.

Source: Viking Answer Lady SVG Images For Heralds. Artist: Gunnvôr silfrahárr.

Allocamelus Statant §

A single-humped camel with an equine head. Sometimes referred to as the "ass camel."

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: The History of Four-Footed Beasts and Serpents. Artist unknown.

Antelope Statant §

A hybrid monster similar to a deer but with a tusk on its nose and a lions tail.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: The History of Four-Footed Beasts and Serpents. Artist unknown.

Ass Statant Erect Vested §

A stubborn smaller cousin of the horse. Known in modern times as a “donkey.”

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Schembartbuch und Wappenbuch. Artist unknown. (Page 40.)

Badger (1) §

A fierce den-dwelling beast.

Default posture: statant. No proper coloration.

Source: Pennsic Bored-Artist Collection. Artist: Raziya Bint Rusa.

Badger (2) §

A fierce den-dwelling beast.

Default posture: statant. No proper coloration.

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

Badger (3) §

A fierce den-dwelling beast.

Default posture: statant. No proper coloration.

Source: Some Feudal Lords and Their Seals. Artist unknown. (Badge of Codnor.)

Bear Statant (1) §

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Pennsic Bored-Artist Collection. Artist: Celiedh Eiriksdottir.

Bear Statant (2) §

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist unknown.

Bear Statant (3) §

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Guillim’s Display of Heraldry. Artist unknown.

Bear Statant (4) §

A large beast of the wilds.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Guillim’s Display of Heraldry. Artist unknown.

Bear Statant (5) §

A large beast of the wilds.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Aegidius Tschudi's Armorial. Artist unknown. Adapted by Iago ab Adam.

Bear Statant (6) §

A large beast of the wilds.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Ortenburger Wappenbuch. Artist unknown. (Folio 2v.)

Polar Bear Statant §

A large beast of the wilds.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Viking Answer Lady SVG Images For Heralds. Artist: Gunnvôr silfrahárr.

Bear Statant Affronty §

A large beast of the wilds.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

As of August 2018 this charge is unregistrable, as quadrupeds affronty are generally not found in period armory.

Source: Heraldic Templates. Artist: Torric inn Björn.

Bear Statant Erect (1) §

A large beast of the wilds.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Wikimedia Commons. Artist: Mouagip. Adapted from the coat of arms of the city of Yaroslavl. License: Public domain; not subject to copyright under Russian law.

Bear Statant Erect (2) §

A large beast of the wilds.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Viking Answer Lady SVG Images For Heralds. Artist: Gunnvôr silfrahárr.

Beaver Statant (1) §

An aquatic mammal that builds dams to aid in fishing.

No default posture. Proper coloration: brown.

Source: Pennsic Heralds’ Point Artists. Artist unknown. Adapted by Mathghamhain Ua Ruadháin.

Beaver Statant (2) §

An aquatic mammal that builds dams to aid in fishing. No default posture. Proper coloration: brown.

Artist: Þórý Veðardóttir. License: CC BY-NC-SA; comercial use requires permision.

Beaver Statant Vorant of a Fish §

An aquatic mammal that builds dams to aid in fishing.

No default posture. Proper coloration: brown.

Source: Pennsic Heralds’ Point Artists. Artist unknown.

Boar Statant §

A powerful swine.

No default posture. Proper coloration: brown.

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

Bull Statant (1) §

A powerful bovine.

Sometimes blazoned a “steer” or an “ox.” A “buffalo” is similar but has larger horns. A “yak” is hairy.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist unknown.

Bull Statant (2) §

A powerful bovine.

Sometimes blazoned a “steer” or an “ox.” A “buffalo” is similar but has larger horns. A “yak” is hairy.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Artist: Jon Chesey. Adapted from Armas de los Condes (Spain, 15th-16th C.).

Bull Statant (3) §

A powerful bovine.

Sometimes blazoned a “steer” or an “ox.” A “buffalo” is similar but has larger horns. A “yak” is hairy.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist unknown.

Bull Statant Guardant §

A powerful bovine.

Sometimes blazoned a “steer” or an “ox.” A “buffalo” is similar but has larger horns. A “yak” is hairy. No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Heraldic Templates. Artist: Torric inn Björn. Adapted by Þórý Veðardóttir.

Bull Statant Pied Collared and Chained §

A powerful bovine.

Sometimes blazoned a “steer” or an “ox.” A “buffalo” is similar but has larger horns. A “yak” is hairy. No default posture. No proper coloration.

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

Calygreyhound Statant §

A monster with eagle’s forelegs,a lion’s body, and feathery horns.

Source: Pennsic Bored-Artist Collection. Artist: `Aziza al-Shiraziyya.

Camel Statant (1) §

A beast of the desert.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Guillim’s Display of Heraldry. Artist unknown.

Camel Statant (2) §

A beast of the desert.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist unknown.

Camel Statant (3) §

A beast of the desert.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Artist: Iago ab Adam. Adapted from Wappenbuch Conrads von Grünenberg.

Cameleopard Statant §

A giraffe. Sometimes spelled “cameleopard.”

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Pennsic Bored-Artist Collection. Artist: Dorothy Mackey.

Domestic Cat Herissony §

A domesticated feline.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

The term “herissony” means that the cat is spitting, its back is arched, and its hair is standing on end,

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist unknown.

Domestic Cat Statant §

A domesticated feline.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Artist: Ræv Kolfinnsson.

Doe Statant §

A female deer. May also be blazoned a “hind.” No default posture. Proper coloration: brown.

Artist: Alessandra Sartor.

Dog Statant (1) §

A domesticated canine. Any period breed of dog may be used. No default posture. No proper coloration.

A fast-running sight hound may be blazoned a “levrier.”

Period sight hound breeds include the greyhound and wolfhound.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist unknown.

Dog Statant (2) §

A domesticated canine. Any period breed of dog may be used.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

A solidly-built working dog with short ears may be blazoned an “alaunt” or "mastiff."

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist unknown.

Dog Statant (3) §

A domesticated canine. Any period breed of dog may be used. No default posture. No proper coloration.

A hound with hanging ears may be blazoned a “talbot.” Period scent hound breeds include the bloodhound.

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

Dog Statant (4) §

A domesticated canine. Any period breed of dog may be used.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Artist: Jon Chesey. Adapted from Anton Tirol's Wappenbuch (German, c. 1540).

Dog Statant (5) §

A domesticated canine. Any period breed of dog may be used.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

A hound with hanging ears may be blazoned a “badger-hound.” (However, the dachshund has not been documented as a period breed.)

Source: Viking Answer Lady SVG Images For Heralds. Artist: Gunnvôr silfrahárr.

Dog Statant (6) §

A domesticated canine. Any period breed of dog may be used. No default posture. No proper coloration.

A hound with hanging ears may be blazoned a “talbot.” Period scent hound breeds include the bloodhound.

Artist: Ræv Kolfinnsson.

Dog Statant (7) §

A domesticated canine. Any period breed of dog may be used.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Artist: Jessimond of Emerickeskepe.

Dog Statant Collared §

A domesticated canine. Any period breed of dog may be used. No default posture. No proper coloration.

A hound with hanging ears may be blazoned a “talbot.” Period scent hound breeds include the bloodhound.

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

Elephant (1) §

A giant animal known for its strength.

Default posture: statant. Proper coloration: argent, or gray with white tusks.

Source: Heraldic Templates. Artist: Torric inn Björn.

Elephant (2) §

A giant animal known for its strength.

Default posture: statant. Proper coloration: argent, or gray with white tusks.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist unknown.

Elephant (3) §

A giant animal known for its strength.

Default posture: statant. Proper coloration: argent, or gray with white tusks.

Source: Pennsic Heralds’ Point Artists. Artist unknown.

Elephant (4) §

A giant animal known for its strength.

Default posture: statant. Proper coloration: argent, or gray with white tusks.

Source: Mittelalterliches Deutsches Wappenbuch. Adapted by Iago ab Adam.

Elephant (5) §

A giant animal known for its strength.

Default posture: statant. Proper coloration: argent, or gray with white tusks.

Source: Zurich Roll. Artist unknown. Adapted by Vémundr Syvursson.

Elephant (6) §

A giant animal known for its strength.

Default posture: statant. Proper coloration: argent, or gray with white tusks.

Source: Le Blason Des Armoiries. Artist: Jérôme de Bara. (Page 105.)

Elephant Trumpeting §

A giant animal known for its strength.

Default posture: statant. Proper coloration: argent, or gray with white tusks.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist unknown.

Elephant Maintaining On Its Back A Tower (1) §

A giant animal known for its strength.

Default posture: statant. Proper coloration: argent, or gray with white tusks.

Source: Heraldic Templates. Artist: Torric inn Björn.

Elephant Maintaining On Its Back A Tower (2) §

A giant animal known for its strength.

Default posture: statant. Proper coloration: argent, or gray with white tusks.

Source: Workes of Armorie. Artist: John Bossewell.

Elephant Maintaining On Its Back A Tower (3) §

A giant animal known for its strength.

Default posture: statant. Proper coloration: argent, or gray with white tusks.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist: Roana d’Evreux (attributed).

Elephant's Tusk §

A giant animal known for its strength.

Default posture: statant. Proper coloration: argent, or gray with white tusks.

The elephant's tusk, essentially a long tooth, is no longer registrable.

Default orientation: point to chief.

Fox Statant (1) §

A wild canid.

No default posture. Proper coloration: gules, with sable feet and argent tail tip.

Artist: Ræv Kolfinnsson.

Fox Statant (2) §

A wild canid.

No default posture. Proper coloration: gules, with sable feet and argent tail tip.

Source: Banderia Prutenorum. Artist unknown. (Folio 7v.)

Fox Statant (3) §

A wild canid.

No default posture. Proper coloration: gules, with sable feet and argent tail tip.

Source: The Deidis of Armorie. Artist: Adam Loutfut. (Folio 17v.) Adapted by Saewynn aet Cnolle.

Goat Statant §

A wild mountainous cousin of the sheep.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Bellenville Armorial. Artist unknown. (Folio 7v.)

Gorilla Statant §

A large and powerful ape.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist: Mighel le Brewere.

Hedgehog (1) §

A small beast covered with spines.

Default posture: statant. No proper coloration.

Source: Viking Answer Lady SVG Images For Heralds. Artist: Gunnvôr silfrahárr.

Hedgehog (2) §

A small beast covered with spines.

Default posture: statant. No proper coloration.

Source: Guillim’s Display of Heraldry. Artist unknown.

Hedgehog (3) §

A small beast covered with spines.

Default posture: statant. No proper coloration.

Source: Stemmario Trivulziano. Artist: Gian Antonio da Tradate. (Arms of de Niguorda, p 249.)

Hedgehog (4) §

A small beast covered with spines.

Default posture: statant. No proper coloration.

Source: Dethick's Book of Arms. Artist: Gilbert Dethick. Adapted by Saewynn aet Cnolle.

Hedgehog (5) §

A small beast covered with spines.

Default posture: statant. No proper coloration.

Source: The Deidis of Armorie. Artist: Adam Loutfut. (Folio 19r.) Adapted by Saewynn aet Cnolle.

Hedgehog Regardant §

A small beast covered with spines.

Default posture: statant. No proper coloration.

Source: BnF MS Français 412. Artist: Richard de Fournival. (Folio 234r.)

Hedgehog Impaling Grapes (1) §

A small beast covered with spines.

Default posture: statant. No proper coloration.

Medieval legend held that hedgehogs would creep into vineyards at night, shake grapes loose, then roll about to impale the fallen fruit before carrying their bounty home for their offspring.

Source: Rochester Bestiary. Artist unknown.

Hedgehog Impaling Grapes (2) §

A small beast covered with spines.

Default posture: statant. No proper coloration.

Medieval legend held that hedgehogs would creep into vineyards at night, shake grapes loose, then roll about to impale the fallen fruit before carrying their bounty home for their offspring.

Source: Harley MS 4751. Artist unknown.

Hedgehog Statant Erect §

A small beast covered with spines.

Default posture: statant. No proper coloration.

Source: Stammbuch of Daniel Prasch. (Folio 67r.) (Württembergische Landesbibliothek, Cod.Don.898.) Artist unknown. Adapted by Iago ab Adam.

Horse Statant §

A domesticated equine. Presumed to be a stallion unless blazoned a “mare.”

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Viking Answer Lady SVG Images For Heralds. Artist: Gunnvôr silfrahárr. Adapted by Estelle de la Mer.

Hyena Statant §

A nocturnal carnivore, with a mix of feline and canine characteristics, and a reputation as a scavager.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Rochester Bestiary. Artist unknown.

Natural Leopard Statant §

A large wild cat found in Africa and southern Asia.

Default orientation: rampant. No proper coloration.

Source: A Complete Guide to Heraldry. Artist: Graham Johnston. Adapted by Vémundr Syvursson.

Natural Leopard Statant Regardant §

A large wild cat found in Africa and southern Asia.

Default orientation: rampant. No proper coloration.

Source: A Complete Guide to Heraldry. Artist: Graham Johnston. Adapted by Vémundr Syvursson.

Lion Statant (1) §

A fierce cat known as the King of Beasts.

Default posture: rampant. Proper coloration: Or.

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

Lion Statant (2) §

A fierce cat known as the King of Beasts. Default posture: rampant. Proper coloration: Or.

Artist: Ræv Kolfinnsson.

Lion Statant Guardant §

A fierce cat known as the King of Beasts.

Default posture: rampant. Proper coloration: Or.

Source: A Complete Guide to Heraldry. Artist: Mr. G.W. Eve.

Llama Statant §

A new-world camel.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Artist: Jessimond of Emerickeskepe.

Lynx Statant (1) §

A wildcat with a short tail and tufted ears.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Viking Answer Lady SVG Images For Heralds. Artist: Gunnvôr silfrahárr.

Lynx Statant (2) §

A wildcat with a short tail and tufted ears. No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Viking Answer Lady SVG Images For Heralds. Artist: Gunnvôr silfrahárr. Adapted by Mathghamhain Ua Ruadháin.

Lynx Statant Coward §

A wildcat with a short tail and tufted ears.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: A Complete Guide to Heraldry. Artist: Graham Johnston. Adapted by Saewynn aet Cnolle.

Mole Statant §

A burrowing beast with poor eyesight.

No default posture. Proper coloration: brown.

Source: The Deidis of Armorie. Artist: Adam Loutfut. (Folio 17r, a "moldwarp.") Adapted by Saewynn aet Cnolle.

Monkey Statant Collared and Chained (1) §

A wild primate, distinguished from the “ape” by having a tail. No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Heraldic Templates. Artist: Torric inn Björn.

Monkey Statant Collared and Chained (2) §

A wild primate, distinguished from the “ape” by having a tail.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: The History of Four-Footed Beasts and Serpents. Artist unknown.

Mouse Statant (1) §

A rodent.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist unknown.

Mouse Statant (2) §

A rodent.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Artist: Þórý Veðardóttir. License: CC BY-NC-SA; commercial use requires permission.

Otter Statant §

An amphibious weasel. Heraldically equivalent to the stoat or ermine.

Default posture: statant, perhaps; best to blazon explicitly. Proper coloration: brown, perhaps; best to blazon explicitly.

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

Panther Statant Guardant §

An ounce, or maneless lion, covered with colorful spots, with flames emerging from its mouth and ears..

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist unknown.

Pegasus Statant §

A horse with wings.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Pennsic Heralds’ Point Artists. Artist: Li Xia.

Porcupine §

A spiny insect-eater. Related to the hedgehog, but with longer spines.

Default posture: statant. Proper coloration: brown.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist unknown.

Rabbit Statant §

A gentle and prolific beast. May be blazoned a "hare" or "coney."

Default posture: sejant. Proper coloration: brown.

Source: The Deidis of Armorie. Artist: Adam Loutfut. (Folio 18r, a "hare.") Adapted by Saewynn aet Cnolle.

Ram Statant (1) §

A male ovine, or sheep.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Artist: Jon Chesey. Adapted from A Complete Guide to Heraldry.

Ram Statant (2) §

A male ovine, or sheep.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: A Complete Guide to Heraldry. Artist: Graham Johnston. Adapted by Owen Tegg.

Rat Statant §

A rodent.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

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

Rhinoceros (1) §

A large armored herbivore.

Default posture: statant. No proper coloration.

Artist: Þórý Veðardóttir. License: CC BY-NC-SA; commercial use requires permission. Adapted from a 1515 woodcut by Albrecht Dürer.

Rhinoceros (2) §

A large armored herbivore.

Default posture: statant. No proper coloration.

Source: Wappenbuch der Arlberg-Bruderschaft. Artist: Vigil Raber. (Folio 4.)

Rhinoceros (3) §

A large armored herbivore.

Default posture: statant. No proper coloration.

Source: Harley MS 5818. Artist unknown. Adapted by Vémundr Syvursson.

Sheep Statant §

A fluffy ungulate. A male sheep is blazoned a "ram", while a female may be blazoned a "ewe."

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: A Complete Guide to Heraldry. Artist: Graham Johnston. Adapted by Owen Tegg.

Sheep Statant Guardant §

A fluffy ungulate. A male sheep is blazoned a "ram", while a female may be blazoned a "ewe."

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Viking Answer Lady SVG Images For Heralds. Artist: Gunnvôr silfrahárr.

Skunk Statant §

A small beast of the new world known for the odoriferous spray it uses for defense.

No default posture. Proper coloration: sable marked argent.

Artist: Saewynn aet Cnolle.

Sow Statant §

A female domesticated pig.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Artist: Jessimond of Emerickeskepe. Adapted by Mathghamhain Ua Ruadháin.

Squirrel Statant §

An arboreal rodent known for collecting nuts.

Default posture: sejant erect. No proper coloration.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist: Roana d’Evreux (attributed).

Stag At Gaze §

A male deer. May also be blazoned a “buck” or “hart.”

No default posture. Proper coloration: brown.

The term “at gaze” describes a deer that is statant guardant.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist unknown.

Stag Statant (1) §

A male deer. May also be blazoned a “buck” or “hart.”

No default posture. Proper coloration: brown.

Source: Guillim’s Display of Heraldry. Artist unknown.

Stag Statant (2) §

A male deer. May also be blazoned a “buck” or “hart.”

No default posture. Proper coloration: brown.

Artist: Jon Chesey. Adapted from Armas de los Condes (Spain, 15th-16th C.).

Stoat Statant §

A slender furry carnivore. May also be blazoned an “ermine,” “weasel,” “mink,” or “ferret.”

No default posture, but typically statant. Proper coloration, if blazoned an ermine, argent with a sable-tipped tail.

Source: Wappenbuch der Bruderschaft des heiligen Christophorus am Arlberg. Artist unknown. Adapted by Randve’ Litil Hamar.

Stoat Statant Trussing a Bird §

A slender furry carnivore. May also be blazoned an “ermine,” “weasel,” “mink,” or “ferret.”

No default posture, but typically statant. Proper coloration, if blazoned an ermine, argent with a sable-tipped tail.

Source: Wappenbuch der Bruderschaft des heiligen Christophorus am Arlberg. Artist unknown. Adapted by Randve’ Litil Hamar.

Natural Tiger Statant §

A great cat of Asia, also blazoned a “Bengal tiger,” as opposed to the heraldic “tyger.” Considered a step from period practice (SFPP).

No proper coloration, but stripes may be blazoned separately, e.g. “gules marked sable.”

Source: Pennsic Bored-Artist Collection. Artist: Celiedh Eiriksdottir.

Tyger Statant (1) §

A fast-running heraldic beast with the body of a wolf, the tail of a lion, and a downwards-pointed horn on its nose.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: The Curiosities of Heraldry. Artist: Mark Antony Lower.

Tyger Statant (2) §

A fast-running heraldic beast with the body of a wolf, the tail of a lion, and a downwards-pointed horn on its nose.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Viking Answer Lady SVG Images For Heralds. Artist: Gunnvôr silfrahárr.

Unicorn Statant §

A mythical horse-like creature with a beard and a single horn.

Default posture: rampant. No proper coloration.

The Continental unicorn looks more like a goat than a horse.

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

Wolf Statant (1) §

A wild canid.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

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

Wolf Statant (2) §

A wild canid.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

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

Wolf Statant (3) §

A wild canid.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist: Roana d’Evreux (attributed).

Wolf Statant (4) §

A wild canid.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Viking Answer Lady SVG Images For Heralds. Artist: Gunnvôr silfrahárr.

Wolf Statant (5) §

A wild canid.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Escudos de Armas, la Mayor Parte de Portugal. Artist unknown. Adapted by Iago ab Adam.

Wolf Statant (6) §

A wild canid.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Artist: Ræv Kolfinnsson.

Wolverine Statant §

A fierce beast, largest of the weasels, sometimes called a "glutton" in medieval times due to its rumored insatiable appetite.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Viking Answer Lady SVG Images For Heralds. Artist: Gunnvôr silfrahárr.

Angel Statant Upon A Cloud §

A supernatural being with the form of a winged human.

Default posture: statant affronty. Proper coloration: only if skin tone is blazoned.

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

Man Vested and Maintaining a Scythe §

A man preparing to harvest his crops.

Default posture: statant affronty. Proper coloration: only if skin tone is blazoned, sable hair.

Source: OpenClipArt. Artist: J4P4N.

Manticore Statant Collared and Chained §

A hybrid monster with the body of a lion and the head of a man. Also known as a “man-tyger.” Sometimes shown with human hands as feet, or with horns, or with a spiked tail.

No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Banners, Standards, and Badges. Artist: Thomas Willement. (From the banner of Antony Babyngton, p. 258.)

Monk Robed and Maintaining a Book §

A tonsured and enrobed man, holding a book in his hand.

Default posture: statant affronty. Proper coloration: only if skin tone is blazoned, sable hair.

Source: OpenClipArt. Artist: Wipp.

Greek Sphinx Statant Guardant Wings Addorsed §

A monster from Greek mythology with a woman’s torso, a lion’s body, and wings. No default posture. No proper coloration.

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

Viking §

A northern sea raider.

Default posture: statant affronty.

Proper coloration: only if skin tone is blazoned, hair yellow.

Source: Pennsic Heralds’ Point Artists. Artist: Kryss Kostarev. Adapted by Mathghamhain Ua Ruadháin.

Viking With Arms Raised §

A northern sea raider.

Default posture: statant affronty.

Proper coloration: only if skin tone is blazoned, hair yellow.

Source: Pennsic Heralds’ Point Artists. Artist: Kryss Kostarev.

Woman (1) §

A human woman.

Default posture: statant affronty. 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.

Woman (2) §

A human woman.

Default posture: statant affronty. 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.

Woman (3) §

A human woman.

Default posture: statant affronty. Proper coloration: only if skin tone is blazoned.

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

Source: Wappenbuch der Arlberg-Bruderschaft. Artist: Vigil Raber. (Page 15.) Adapted by Jessimond of Emerickeskepe.

Woman Cloaked and Hooded §

A human woman.

Default posture: statant affronty. 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.)

Woman Issuant from Base §

Device
Badge

A human woman.

Default posture: statant affronty. Proper coloration: only if skin tone is blazoned.

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

Source: Wappenbuch der Arlberg-Bruderschaft. Artist: Vigil Raber. (Page 15.) Adapted by Jessimond of Emerickeskepe.

Nude Woman §

A human woman.

Default posture: statant affronty. Proper coloration: only if skin tone is blazoned.

Source: Ars Oratoria. Artist unknown. (First edition, page 114.)