ND Home > ND Libraries > Spec. Coll. > Digital > Heraldry > Blazoning > Positioning

{Introdutory Paragraph}

Place Names of the Field

A - dexter chief

B - center chief

C - sinister chief

D - dexter

E - center, middle, heart
          (or fess point)

F - sinister

G - dexter base

H - center base

I - sinister base

J - honor point

K - nombril point

Positioning of Multiple Charges

in fess in chief in pale in cross

in pile

in chevron

in bend

in saltire

Notre Dame Main Homepage
Advanced Search Engine Notre Dame Library Catalog On-Line Questions About The Collections
University of Notre Dame
Copyright © 2005
Dept. of Special Collections
University of Notre Dame
102 Hesburgh Library
Notre Dame, Indiana 46556
Telephone:  574-631-0290
Fax:  574-631-6308
E-mail the Department
Page content last modified
21 June 2000