Arms of Romania 1866-1921

Blazon: Per quarterly, I azure an eagle displayed holding in its beak a cross pate fitchy or, armed and langued gules, between a sun and a crescent increscent in chief of the second (Wallachia); II gules a bull’s head caboshed, in chief a molet of five points, in base dexter a sun, and in base sinister a crescent increscent, all or (Moldova); III gules a lion rampant crowned upon a crown bearing in the dexter paw a molet of five points, all or (Oltenia); IV azure two dolphins embowed, addorsed, and reversed or (Dobruja); overall in the fess point an escutcheon per quarterly argent and sable (Hohenzollern)


French Merchants’ Company



From Heraldry Display’d, or London’s Armory by Samuel Lyne, p91

Blazon: Per cross argent I and IV azure a fleur-de-lis or; II and III gules a lion passant guardant of the second

Crest: On a wreath of the colours, a lion rampant guardant or, supporting an anchor sable, beamed of the first

Supporters — Two dolphins proper, ducally crowned and finned or

chouettealunettes: The Dauphiny’s Coat of arms  Gallica/ BnF : Recueil de poésies mélangées de latin 1401-1500 Bibliothèque nationale de France, Département des manuscrits, Français 147 Blazon: Per quarterly, I and IV azure three fleurs-de-lis or; II and III, or a dolphin … Continue reading