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A Family Crest, Coat of Arms or Shield is a Heraldry symbol based on a Surname taken from the surcoat knights used to protect themselves. Embodied on these surcoats were symbols used to identify the knight in battle. The main part is a shield which can have a crest above it, a motto and supports.
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