Friday, May 29, 2009

Jesus Coat of Arms


Jesus as a medieval armiger
(c. 1450). Hyghalmen Roll, College of Arms. Image courtesy of Wikimedia.


Note the blood from the wound of the Lamb in the image above is flowing into a chalice or grail.


Jesus as a medieval armiger
(c. 1450). Hyghalmen Roll, College of Arms. Image courtesy of
Wikimedia.

According to the description, "Medieval officers of arms thought it important that notable individuals from before the heraldic age should have arms attributed to them."

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