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Italian heraldic dictionary


Image of the heraldic term: Liocorno
mythological animal with horse body, bearded chin, bovine hooves, lion's tail and horn on the forehead; it may be in the act of running ("current"), of walking ("passer-by"), standing on its hind legs ("in tree"), coming out with the upper part of the body from a partition or from a piece ("nascent").
Images taken from the valuable work "Raccolta Ceramelli Papiani"