Solden, Germany

Arms of Sölden, Germany

Blazon: Azure three stalks of wheat or sprouting from a mount in base proper

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The old Germans thought there was great divinity in a white horse, which had never been bridled or used, but taken from the woods and put into the sacred chariot; and it could by its neighings foretell future events.

From Historical Anecdotes of Heraldry and Chivalry by Susanna Dawson Dobson, p309

Confirmation of Arms to Thomas Legh

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Confirmation of arms to Thomas Legh, of High Legh, Cheshire, esq. 1580 and 1613.

Journal of the Chester Archælogical & Historic Society
Chester: Chester Archælogical & Historic Society, 1887.

Blazon: Per quarterly I and IV argent a lion rampant gules, II and III crusilly three eaglets displayed or

Crest: On a wreath argent and gules, a demi-lion rampant of the second collared or

Mantling: Gules lined argent