Book Of Traceable Heraldic Art

Woman

Ass with a Woman's Head Rampant §

A stubborn smaller cousin of the horse. Known in modern times as a “donkey.” No default posture. No proper coloration.

Source: Münchner Handschrift. Artist: Unknown. Adapted by Owen Tegg.

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.)

Woman Mounted on a Bear Passant §

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: Arma Regni Poloniae. Artist unknown. (Herb of Rawa, p. 106.)

Woman's Head Coifed and Couped at the Shoulders §

A human woman.

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

Source: Wappenbuch der Arlberg-Bruderschaft. Artist: Vigil Raber. (Folio 63r.) Adapted by Kattera Doplerin.

Woman's Head Couped §

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

Woman's Head Couped Maintaining a Crown and Veil §

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: Harley MS 3860. Artist unknown.

Woman's Head Couped Maintaining a Fillet and Veil §

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: Harley MS 3860. Artist unknown. Adapted by Mathghamhain Ua Ruadháin.

Woman's Head Couped and Hooded Facing Dexter §

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: OpenClipArt. Artist: J4P4N.

Woman's Head Couped at the Shoulders (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: Banners, Standards, and Badges. Artist: Thomas Willement.

Woman's Head Couped at the Shoulders (2) §

A human woman.

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

Source: Schichtbuch. Artist: Hermann Bote. (Folio 250r.) Adapted by Mathghamhain Ua Ruadháin.

Nude Woman's Head Couped at the Shoulders §

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 Complete Guide to Heraldry. Artist: Graham Johnston.