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Heraldry and the buildings of York

Murray, Hugh M.A.

Heraldry and the buildings of York

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Published by Yorkshire Architectural and York Archaeological Society in [York] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • York (England),
  • England,
  • York.
    • Subjects:
    • Heraldry -- England -- York.,
    • York (England) -- Buildings, structures, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Hugh Murray.
      ContributionsYorkshire Architectural and York Archaeological Society.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCR494.Y67 M87 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 112 p., 8 p. of plates :
      Number of Pages112
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL854693M
      ISBN 100950351911
      LC Control Number95135846
      OCLC/WorldCa17953318

      Armory as Self-Representation. Banners A banner is a square or oblong flag emblazoned with the arms (i.e. the devices which appear on the shield, though not the shield itself and never the crest and its appendages). This was the principal personal flag used throughout the Middle Ages by the nobility down to the knights banneret.


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