Text of Symbolism / Heraldry EN401. Logos and Symbols What is a symbol? What do the following symbols...
Symbolism / HeraldryEN401
Logos and SymbolsWhat is a symbol?
What do the following symbols represent?
If you were to pick oneimage to represent you best,what would it be?
HeraldryHeraldry is the act of emblazoning (decorating) or assigning a coat of arms
A coat of arms is a design placed on tunics, armor, flags, etc.Used to identify a family, army, social group when no one could read
Could you tell the difference?
First used in the Middle Ages to identify enemies on the battlefield
Later developed into images on shields, color of mane in helmets, horse decoration, etc.
The colors of HeraldryYellow or Gold- GenerosityWhite or Silver- Peace and SinceritySable or Black- Constancy (faithful), GriefBlue- Loyalty and truthGreen- Hope, Joy and loyalty in lovePurple- Royal Majesty, Sovereignty and JusticeTawney- Worthy Ambition
Earth & CountryFame & GloryRepresentsSea or WaterProtectionRule and AuthorityMilitary StrengthMilitary strength & BraveryProtectionEvery LINE matters