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Ordinaries

Bend

Bendlet

Fret. Two narrow bendlets placed in saltire, and interlaced with a mascle. A fishing-net?.

Bendy is a pattern of diagonal stripes (bendlet), running from top-left to bottom-right.

Nelson. Or, a cross flory sable a bendlet gules. Source.

Bendy

Bendy is a pattern of diagonal stripes (bendlet), running from top-left to bottom-right.

Canton

Canton. A small rectangle in the top left corner.

Fox. Ermine, on a chevron azure three fox's heads and necks erased or on a canton of the second a fleur de lys of the third. The canton is an augmentation of honour to his paternal arms, granted out of the Royal Arms as a mark of esteem to him and his heirs forever, by King Charles II following the Restoration of the Monarchy. Source.

Around 1642. William Dobson Painter 1611-1646 (30). Portrait of the future Charles II King England Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685 (11).

Before 1691. John Riley Painter 1646-1691. Portrait of Charles II King England Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685.

Around 1665 John Greenhill Painter 1644-1676 (21). Portrait of Charles II King England Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685 (34) in his Garter Robes.

Around 1661 John Michael Wright Painter 1617-1694 (43). Portrait of Charles II King England Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685 (30) in his coronation robes.

Before 11 Jul 1671 Adriaen Hanneman Painter 1603-1671. Portrait of Charles II King England Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685.

Noel. Or, fretty gules a canton ermine. Source.

Hotham. Barry of ten argent and azure, on a canton or a Cornish chough proper. Source.

Strode. Ermine on a canton sable a crescent argent. Source.

Woodville. Argent, a fess and a canton conjoined gules. Source.

Churchill. Sable a lion rampant argent a canton of the last a cross gules. Source.

Wrottesley. Or, three piles sable, a canton ermine. Source.

Bassett Drayton. Paly of six, or and gules, a canton ermine. Source.

Spencer Churchill. Quartered 1&4  a canton of St George, 2&3  a bend sable three escallops, overall an escutcheon St George overall an escutcheon .

Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence 1338 1368.  a label three points argent canton gules. Source.

Crusilly

Crusilly. Sprinkled. Similar, if not the same as Semée.

Beresford. Argent, crusilly fitchée sable, three fleurs-de-lis within a bordure engrailed of the second.

Orle

Orle. A border around the edge of the shield composed of charges.

Tressure. A subordinary. A line or two lines forming a border. Possibly a diminutive of the orle.

Valence. Barry of argent and azure, an orle of martlets gules. Source.

Brownlow. Or an escutcheon within an orle of martlets sable.

Pale

Pale. Vertically. Usually a vertical stripe, sometimes an animal.

Brandon. Barry of ten argent and gules, a lion rampant or ducally crowned per pale of the first and second.

Giffard. Gules Three lions passant guardant or in pale or.

Strange. Argent, two lions passant in pale gules. Source.

Normandy. Gules, two lions passant guardant in pale or armed and langued azure. Source.

Plantagenet. Gules, three lions passant guardant in pale or armed and langued azure. Source.

Semée

Semée. Seeded like the field being sown.

Crusilly. Sprinkled. Similar, if not the same as Semée.

Darcy. Azure semée of cross crosslets argent, three cinquefoils of the last. Source.

Holand. Azure, semée-de-lys argent, a lion rampant. Source.

Clifton. Sable semée of cinquefoils and a lion rampant argent. Source.

Pierrepoint. Argent, semée of cinquefoils gules, a lion rampant sable. Source.

France Ancient. Azure semy-de-lis or. Source.

Brunswick Luneburg. Per pale, I gules two lions passant guardant or (for Brunswick), II or a semy of hearts gules a lion rampant azure (for Lunenburg).

Tressure

Tressure. A subordinary. A line or two lines forming a border. Possibly a diminutive of the orle.

Tressure Flory

Abbot. Gules, on a chevron between three pears or as many crosses raguly azure within a tressure flory of the second. Source.

Double Tressure

Double Tressure Flory

Murray. Azure, three mullets argent, within a double tressure flory counter-flory or. Source.

Bowes Lyon. Quarterly 1&4 Argent a lion rampant azure, armed and langued gules within a double tressure flory counter-flory of the second (for Lyon); 2&3 ermine three bows stringed palewise in fess proper (for Bowes).

Duke Atholl.  overall, an inescutcheon en surtout azure three mullets argent within a double tressure flory or ensigned of a Marquess's coronet. Source.

Stewart Royal. Or a lion rampant gules armed and langued azure within a double tressure flory counter-flory of the second.

Earl Roseberry. Quarterly, 1&4 vert, three primroses within a double tressure flory counter-flory or (for Primrose); 2&3 argent, a lion rampant double queued sable (for Cressy). Source.

Marquess Zetland.  within a double tressure flory counterflory gules, all within a bordure azure. Source.

Siege of Mountsorrel Castle

Dunkeld. Or a lion rampant gules armed and langued azure a double tressure flory counter-flory gules. In 1207 William Cantilupe Baron 1159-1239 (48) was present at the Siege of Mountsorrel Castle.

Vair

Vair describes the pattern made frrom squirrel furs.

Fitzherbert. Argent, a chief vairy or and gules a bend sable. Source.