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Some articles on crossed swords:

Crossed Swords (disambiguation)
... Crossed swords can mean Crossed swords, a symbol used in maps, heraldry and tattoos ⚔, a unicode glyph (u+2694) in miscellaneous symbols Crossed Swords (video game), an arcade game by ADK Crossed Swords (film), a ...
Meissen Porcelain - Famous Trademark
... ("Königliche Porzellan-Fabrik) were eventually replaced by the crossed swords logo ... Variations in the "crossed swords" logo allow approximate dating of the wares ... of watches with hand-painted Meissen porcelain dials featuring the crossed swords logo ...
Order Of Adolphe Of Nassau - Grades and Insignia - Insignia
... The military division shows two additional crossed swords under the central medallion ... The plaque of the military division shows two additional crossed swords under the central medallion, with gold hilts and silver blades, and the corresponding badge ...

Famous quotes containing the words swords and/or crossed:

    They shall beat their swords into plowshares, and their spears into pruninghooks: nation shall not lift up sword against nation, neither shall they learn war any more.
    Bible: Hebrew Isaiah, 2:4.

    The words reappear in Micah 4:3, and the reverse injunction is made in Joel 3:10 (”Beat your plowshares into swords ...”)

    Like two doomed ships that pass in storm
    We had crossed each other’s way:
    But we made no sign, we said no word,
    We had no word to say;
    Oscar Wilde (1854–1900)