Arms of Bourne Town Council, England


Granted 1953

Blazon: Or on a fess azure between in chief three torteaux and in base a Wake knot gules, a bar wavy argent

Crest: On a wreath of the colors issuant from the battlements of a tower gules a demi-lion ermine holding between the paws an escutcheon azure charged with a fleur-de-lis argent

Mantling: Azure lined or

Motto: Vigila et ora (Watch and pray)


Arms of Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council, England

Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council

Granted 1974

Blazon: Per pale indented argent and gules, on a chief or three torteaux, the center charged with a cinquefoil pierced ermine, the others charged with a mascle of the third

Crest: On a wreath of the colors a dragon gules preying on a boar passant argent

Supporters: On either side a ram reguardant sable, armed or

Mantling: Gules lined argent

Motto: Post proelia concordia (After the battle, peace)

Arms of the Earl of Kent


From The Blazon of Gentrie by Sir John Ferne (1586) p243

Blazon: Barry of six argent and azure, in chief three torteaux

“Let me say this, that this coat-armor being Barry, is interpreted by some learned in blazon, to represent to the bearer, force, valour, courage, or wisdom, whereby he hath repelled any peril or danger imminent to his country or sovereign; the Barre… is taken in the like signification.”


Arms of Sersheim, Germany


In use since 1561?

Blazon: Or two bulls’ horns conjoined at the base gules, in chief three torteaux 1 and 2


Arms of Rümmingen, Germany

Granted 1907

Blazon: Argent issuant from a mount in base a tree proper, fructed with seven torteaux; on a chief or a demi-lion rampant double-queued gules


Arms of Monfero, Spain

In use since at least 2005

Blazon: Vert a representation of the castle of Monfero proper within a bordure argent charged with the motto “Mons Ferus”* in chief gules and seven torteaux

*An archaic spelling of the name


Arms of Fene, Spain

In use since at least 2010

Blazon: Or a lymphad in full sail proper upon water in base barry wavy azure and argent, in chief seven torteaux in demi-circle, another beneath the central torteau