Book Of Traceable Heraldic Art

Tusk

Boar's Tusk §

A powerful swine.

No default posture. Proper coloration: brown.

Adapted from an image of an engraving of the arms of Jacques Gaudart, early seventeenth century.

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.