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Re: another heraldic quandary
Poster: Jim Trigg <firstname.lastname@example.org>
On Thu, 04 Sep 1997 at 15:12 -0400 (EDT), Ed Hopkins <Ed.Hopkins@MCI.Com> wrote about "Re:
another heraldic quandary":
> L. Isabel d'Avignon wondered aloud:
> > How is a statant spider different from a passant spider?
> > And is there really such a thing as an 8 legged creature being
> > passant-combatant?
> I think you _need_ eight legs to do combattant.
Actually, you need two creatures to do combattant. To do passant-combattant, you need two
creatures, each of which has eight legs. The front four are rampant and the rear four are
passant, with the creatures facing each other.
Just a Thought,
Jim Trigg, Lord High Everything Else (RL/DNRC) O-
Jamie FitzGeorge, AOA, Archer, erstwhile Seastar Pursuivant (SCA)
Newly arrived in the Barony of Ponte Alto
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