Charge (heraldry)
In heraldry, a charge is any emblem or device occupying the field of an escutcheon (shield). This may be a geometric design (sometimes called an ordinary) or a symbolic representation of a person, an...
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Michelin Star Seared Scallops
A quick demo video showing you how easy it is to cook Scallops at home. After watching this video you will have a full understanding in how to cook scallops just like the Chefs do in their restaurants...
Diver Scallop Crudo Recipe - Raw Food Recipes - Esquire
A short summer-cooking series of recipes that don't require any heat. Read more here. Scallops keep their sweetness even when you cook them, but raw they have a clean, fresh sweetness. They melt in yo...
Scallops with Cara Cara Gastrique
Since I’ve got some spring gigs coming up, I’ve been working on some spring menus and have had this recipe bookmarked for some time. It features two of my favorite ingredients – citrus and seafood . ...
The Freaky Secret Hiding Inside a Scallop's 200 Glittering Eyes
Researchers have figured out how scallops build mirrors out of living tissue to focus light in their 200 eyes.
Scallops can have up to 200 eyes
Scallops can have up to 200 eyes. We don't think we'll look at them on a menu the same way again. (Via Seeker)
Cross
A cross is a geometrical figure consisting of two lines or bars perpendicular to each other, dividing one or two of the lines in half. The lines usually run vertically and horizontally; if they run ob...
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Naval crown
The Naval Crown (Latin: corona navalis) was a gold crown surmounted with small replicas of the prows of ships. It was a Roman military award, given to the first man who boarded an enemy ship duri...
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Roundel (heraldry)
A roundel is a circular charge in heraldry. Roundels are among the oldest charges used in coats of arms, dating from at least the twelfth century.Because of their long use and simple outline, roundels...
Tau Cross
The Cross of Tau, named after the Greek letter it resembles, is a form of the Christian cross symbol. It is also variously St. Anthony's Cross, Old Testament Cross, Anticipatory Cross, Cross Commissee...
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Pile (heraldry)
In heraldry, a pile is a charge usually counted as one of the ordinaries (figures bounded by straight lines and occupying a definite portion of the shield). It consists of a wedge emerging from the ...
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Rider (heraldry)
Rider or horseman is an important symbol in heraldry especially in Eastern Europe. It firstly appeared in the 13th century on the old Russian stamps, coins and seals as a symbolic representation of th...
Rider (heraldry) - Wikipedia
Crown (heraldry)
A Crown is often an emblem of the sovereign state, a monarch's government, or items endorsed by it; see The Crown. Crowns may also be used by some republics.A specific type of crown (or coronet for pe...
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Astral crown
The Astral Crown is a gold crown surmounted with eight low points. The centrals and laterals points are topped with a star, with an unspecified number of points, between two wings.In heraldry an astr...
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Dacre knot
The Dacre knot, a type of decorative unknot, is a heraldic knot used primarily in English heraldry. It is most notable for its appearance on the Dacre family heraldic badge, where its two lower dexter...
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Pahonia
The Pahonia (Belarusian: Паго́ня, transliteration: Pahonia, [paˈɣonʲa]; Polish: Pogoń, Lithuanian: Vytis, literally: "Pursuer") was the coat of arms of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, the B...
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Sun (heraldry)
A representation of the sun is used as a heraldic charge. The most usual form, often called sun in splendour or in his glory, consists of a round disc with the features of a human face, surrounded by...
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Commonwealth Star
The Commonwealth Star (also known as the Federation Star, the Seven Point Star, or the Star of Federation) is a seven-pointed star symbolising the Federation of Australia which came into force on 1 Ja...
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Lozenge (heraldry)
The lozenge in heraldry is a diamond-shaped charge (an object that can be placed on the field of the shield), usually somewhat narrower than it is tall. It is to be distinguished in modern heraldry fr...
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Cross of Salem
The Cross of Salem, also known as a pontifical cross because it is carried before the Pope, is similar to a patriarchal cross, but with an additional crossbar below the main crossbar, equal in lengt...
Flaunch
In heraldry, a flaunch (/flɔːntʃ/; also called flanches, flanks, flasks and voiders) are among the ordinaries or subordinaries, consisting of two arcs of circles protruding into the field from the sid...
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Gyron
A gyron is a triangular heraldic ordinary formed by two lines extending from the edge of the shield to meet at the center at a 45° angle. A shield divided into eight gyrons is called gyronny. The wo...
List of Saint Patrick's Crosses
A variety of crosses, both designs and physical objects, have been associated with Saint Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland. Traditionally the cross pattée has been associated with him, but in more ...
List of Saint Patrick's Crosses - Wikipedia
Clarichord
The clarion (also clarichord, clavicord, rest or sufflue), is a rare charge in heraldry of uncertain meaning and purpose. It originates from England and is still largely exclusive to that country, tho...
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