Arms of Torbay Borough Council, England

Blazon: Azure a lymphad or flying flags and streamers of St. George, sails argent, pendant from the masthead by a cable of the second the stocks and beams of four anchors conjoined in cross gules; on a chief enarched of the second a mural crown of the fourth

Crest: On a wreath of the colors a croizer erect or between two dolphins facing down and outward azure finned of the first, all enfiled within a horseshoe argent

Supporters: On either side a sea-lion proper, head and mane gules, pendant from a cable about the neck a cross tau or

Mantling: Azure lined or

Motto: Salus et felicitas (health and happiness)

Arms of Poole Borough Council, England

 

Blazon: Barry wavy of eight sable and argent, a dolphin naiant embowed argent, langued gules, on a chief wavy of the third three escallops of the first

Crest: On a wreath of the colors a mermaid proper supporting in her dexter hand an anchor argent and holding in her sinister hand a pellet

Supporters: On the dexter a lion or, langued gules, holding a sword erect proper; on the sinister, a dragon of the first, langued of the second, supporting an oar argent

Mantling: Or lined sable

Motto: Ad morem villae de Poole (according to the custom of the town of Poole)

Arms of Romania 1921-1947

 

Blazon: Azure an eagle displayed holding in its beak a cross pate fitchy or, armed and langued gules, crowned argent, in the dexter claw a sword of the fourth hilted of the second, in the sinister a sceptre of the last, charged on the breast with an escutcheon 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 demi-lion issuant from a bridge or above water in
base proper (Banat); IV per fess gules 1 azure a demi-eagle issuant from the partition sable, armed or, langued gules, between a sun of the third and a crescent decrescent argent and 2 or seven towers 4 and 3 (Transylvania); pointe azure two dolphins embowed, addorsed, and reversed or (Dobruja); overall in the fess point an escutcheon per quarterly argent and sable (Hohenzollern)

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

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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