King of Arms

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The Banners (flags of coats of arms) of the English Kings of Arms

A King of arms is a government officer in countries like England, Scotland, and Wales. He grants coats of arms to other people. King of Arms is the highest rank of officer of arms. Some countries do not have a King of Arms, but have another person that grants coats of arms.

Heraldic jobs[change | change source]

A King of Arms is also usually in charge of special ceremonies for a country.

British Kings of Arms[change | change source]

Thomas Hawley, Clarenceux King of Arms

English Kings of Arms[change | change source]

Scottish King of Arms[change | change source]

Chief Heralds[change | change source]

Cronistas de Armas[change | change source]

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