Nobility: Nobles - Knights
Nobles in: Germany - Austria
Heraldic and genealogical preview of family: in: English
Ancient and Noble German family, with main residence in the land of Saxony but originally from Prussia, of clear and ancestral virtue, that has worldwide spread, over the centuries. The clear nobility of the house is confirmed by the presence of its blazon in the valuable work of J.B. Rietstap (12 May 1828–24 December 1891), a Dutch heraldist and genealogist, "The Armorial General", a monumental work that contains the blazons of the coats of arms of more than 130,000 European families. According to what has been handed down, this family, as a reward for valuable services rendered to Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor, was admitted to the "Briefadel" (lit. "letter of nobility"), the so-called new nobility as opposed to "Uradel", a term coined only in modern times, in reference to noble families whose ancestral lineage can be traced back to before the Middle Ages. Moreover, this family, in all ages, ...
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1 Blazon of family Buchta
Blazon of family Buchta from Prussia and Saxony. Source: "Armorial Général par J.B.Rietstap - Deuxième èdition refondue et augmentée - Tome I A-K" page 326.
Gules, a pheon argent with the point upward, shortly shafted "en cornière". Helmet crowned. Crest: a peacock tail proper between two probosces gules and argent.
2 Blazon of family Buchta
Blazon of Buchta family from Austria. Source: "Armorial Général par J.B.Rietstap - Deuxième èdition refondue et augmentée - Tome II L-Z" page 1243.
Party per pale; 1. gules, a rock argent, issant, surmounted by an increscent of the same; 2. or, three galleys with rows 1,1,1. Helmet crowned. Crest: a lion sable, issant, holding a sword argent with hilt and pomel or. Lambrequin dexter, argent and gules, sinister or and sable.
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