The Viceregal Lion
  1. The Governor General of Canada
  2. His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston
Heraldry Today
  • Print Preview
  • Print: 
  •  Send to Facebook (Opens in a new window)
  •  Send to Twitter (Opens in a new window)
  • Send to E-mail (Opens in a new window)
  • Share: 

Components of a Coat of Arms

The Coat of Arms of the Town of Penhold, AlbertaA coat of arms is centred on a shield and may be displayed with a helmet, mantling, a crest and a motto. A grant of supporters is limited to corporate bodies and to some individuals in specific categories.

Many grants also include a flag or a badge. A badge is a heraldic emblem distinct from the arms.

(Image on right: The Coat of Arms of the Town of Penhold, Alberta)

Date modified: October 28, 2013