[ANSTHRLD] A little more help if you please...
tmcd at panix.com
Tue Apr 21 07:55:49 PDT 2009
On Tue, 21 Apr 2009, Darin Herndon <darin.herndon at chk.com> wrote:
> If the winged wheel within the annulet is not a primary charge group
> and the annulet is a secondary... Then what are the mullets on the
> periphery? They are on the field are they not? So, they are not
> tertiaries. Is this an attempt at two secondaries? Is that valid?
Yup, it's OK.
(For those playing at home and needing definitions, see the CoA
Glossary of Terms at <http://heraldry.sca.org/heraldry/coagloss.html>)
By definition, there can be only no primary charge group, or one
primary charge group. I have a dim memory of a recentish precedent on
overall charges comma too many different ones. There may be
restrictions on tertiaries, but I'm not sure either. But several
groups of secondary charges, no prob.
"Argent, a chevron gules, in base a lozenge azure, a canton vert, a
chief sable" is fine (and rather attractive, if I do say so myself).
It has three groups of secondaries (each with one charge each). I
think you could cram a bordure in there too, and a base.
Danyll "'Azure, a chevron argent charged with three escallops gules,
between three lozenges Or each charged with a mullet azure, on a chief
Or a fleur-de-lys vert between two lions sable' might be a touch too
agressively Tudor" de Lyncoln
Tim McDaniel, tmcd at panix.com
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