Book Of Traceable Heraldic Art


See also: Shackle in Pictorial Dictionary of Heraldry.

Shackle §

A lockable collar or restraint for a limb.

No default orientation. No proper coloration.

Source: Pennsic Heralds’ Point Artists. Artist: Myfanwy ferch Rhiannon.

Shacklebolt §

A pair of manacles joined by a short bar, similar in function to modern handcuffs.

Default orientation: fesswise. No proper coloration.

Source: Banners, Standards, and Badges. Artist: Thomas Willement. (Page 258, badge of Percy, Earl of Northumberland.)