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Italian heraldic dictionary


Image of the heraldic term: Tagliato
shield divided into two equal parts by a straight line joining the upper left corner to the lower right corner; this line can be zigzag ("wedged"), merlons ("crenellated"), wavy ("wavy"), or large and deep waves ("grafted"). It can also be said of a patch or other figure instead of a shield.
Images taken from the valuable work "Raccolta Ceramelli Papiani"