What is a Coat of Arms?

A coat of arms, in its most basic form, consists of heraldic colors, symbols and shapes positioned on a shield or escutcheon. The coat of arms was originally developed to distinguish knights in battle. By the Middle Ages, Knights were fully encased in armor and wore a helmet which hid their faces. They were effectively […]

Browne Coat of Arms

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] The Browne Coat of Arms Heraldic Description:  Or an eagle displayed with two necks sable. Source:  Burke’s General Armory This Browne coat of arms is of Irish origin. The surname Browne indicates one of a dark skin or swarthy complexion. Spelling variations include Brownes and Brun. […]