Hey, kids! Test your heraldic knowledge by matching these common heraldic charges with their names!
|1. Fleam||4. Teazel|
|2. Habick||5. Preen|
|3. Limbeck||6. Grose|
Now turn your monitor upside down, check your responses against the answer key at the bottom of the page, and discover your Heraldic Aptitude on this chart:
|6 right:||What a herald! You may be dateless for the rest of your life, but at least you'll probably get a Pelican!|
|5 right:||You cheated! It's physically impossible to get this score!|
|4 right:||Astounding! Do you sleep in your heraldic tabard?|
|3 right:||Pretty good! You're either a studious herald, or very knowledgeable about medieval workmen's tools.|
|2 right:||Not a bad start, but perhaps learning the tinctures is more your speed.|
|1 right:||Lucky guess, wasn't it?|
|0 right:||Congratulations, you're a normal human being!|
The pictures (and names) of these heraldic charges were taken from "A Glossary of Terms Used in Heraldry" by James Parker (1894).