Some articles on crest badge, crest:
... Clan chieftains, like clan chiefs, may wear their own personal crest within a plain circlet inscribed with their own motto or slogan ... On certain occasions real eagle feathers may be worn behind the crest badge ... or she is permitted to wear the appropriate coronet above the circlet on their crest badge ...
... Today members of Clan Schaw may wear a crest badge to show their allegiance to the clan ... This crest badge contains the heraldic crest a demi savage Proper, and the heraldic motto I MEAN WELL ... The crest within the crest badge is derived from the arms of Schaw of Sauchie ...
Famous quotes containing the words badge and/or crest:
“Repose and cheerfulness are the badge of the gentleman,repose in energy.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)
“The history of any nation follows an undulatory course. In the trough of the wave we find more or less complete anarchy; but the crest is not more or less complete Utopia, but only, at best, a tolerably humane, partially free and fairly just society that invariably carries within itself the seeds of its own decadence.”
—Aldous Huxley (18941963)